Chandigarh, January 22: Haryana Police Academy (HPA), Madhuban has bagged the Union Home Minister’s Trophy for the Best Training Institution in the entire country for Non-Gazetted Officers (NGOs), for the year 2016-17.
Besides, HPA Madhuban and RTC Bhondsi have also received four other Union Home Minister Trophies in the North Zone category for the year 2017-18, 2018-19, and 2019-20.
Giving this information here today, Director General of Police (DGP) Haryana, Mr. Manoj Yadava said that it is a matter of pride for Haryana Police that both HPA and RTC had bagged the prestigious trophies for their excellence in police training. He also congratulated the police officers and trainers of these academies for their excellent performance and recognition at the national level.
The DGP said that HPA Madhuban and RTC Bhondsi has been awarded Union Home Minister’s Trophies for the Best Police Training Institutions in the north zone for Gazetted Officers (GOs) and other ranks respectively, for the year 2017-18. Similarly, HPA Madhuban had also bagged the trophy for the best training in the GOs category for years 2018-19 and in the NGOs category for 2019-20.
The objective of the institution of the Union Home Minister’s Trophy for Best Police Training is to recognize the importance of training and the trainers in police organizations and to promote the quality of training in police training institutes across the country. There are 3 categories of the Trophy that is Best Training Institute for the training for Gazetted Officers, Best Training Institute for the training for Non-Gazetted officers, and Best Training Institute for the training for Other Ranks.
The award at the national level also includes grants in aid as sanctioned by the Union Government, he added.