On the occasion of Republic Day, 2009, on Monday, the President of India has awarded President's Police Medal (PPM) for four IPS officers for their distinguished service and Indian Police Medal (IPM) for 19 other officers for their meritorious services.
President's Police Medals (PPMs) have been awarded for N Sambasiva Rao, IPS-Commissioner of Police-Visakhapatnam city and Dr M Mala Kondaiah, IPS, IGP, PTO, K Satyanarayana Rao-IPS, DIG, PCR Cell, CID and Palli Rama Rao-Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, Visakahapatnam city.
Those who have got Police Medal for meritorious service (IPM) are: KV Rajendranath Reddy-IPS, Commissioner of police-Vijayawada city. P Sitha Ramanjaneyulu, IPS-DIG, Intelligence, AP, Hyderabad, B Balakrishna-IPS, SP-West Godavari and Doule Laxman Rao-Additional Superintendent of Police (AR) and Assistant Director (OD) APPA, Hyderabad.
Kuppili Ramakrishna Rao-Additional Superintendent of Police, CID, RCIU-Visakhapatnam and Valupali Ramakrishnaiah-ACP, Banjara Hills Division, Hyderabad city. Patnala Venkata Radha Krishna, Dy.Supdt of Police-ACB, Hyd.
Boddu Chitti Babu-Assault Commander/DSP, Grey Hounds, A.P.Hyd. Munagala Venkateshwara Rao-ACP, Asifnagar, Hyd and N.V.Sambaiah-Dy.Supdt of Police (A/C) Security Wing, Intelligence and Jinaka Pedda Yerikalaiah-CI of Police, Rayadurg-Anantapur dist.
Ummadisetti Sreekrishnudu-Inspector-ACB, CIU, Hyd and Mohd Zainuddin-ARSI-Amberpet, Hyd and L.Chandra Sekharam-ARSI of Police-51, 14th Bn, APSP, Anantapur and KChinnaiah-O/S SI, Hyderabad region, INT, Hyd and S.Surya Prabhakar Rao O/S SI of police, Vizianagaram and E.Bharatudu-O/S SI of Police, TS Cell Intelligence, Hyd and V.Narayana Rao -O/S SI of Police, East Godavari and Mohd Khaja Miya-HC 472, DAR, Khaammam.