The Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad Anjani Kumar on Saturday was honoured with Dr APJ Abdul Kalam award for the year 2019 for showing excellence in police administration in New Delhi.
Anjani Kumar received this award by Deshabhimani Charitable Society, a Delhi-bases non-governmental organisation (NGO).
The award function ceremony was conducted at the Constitution Club of India, New Delhi.
The committee member that selected Anjani Kumar for this award were Justice Iqbal Ahmed Ansari, Dr Anurag Batra and, other legal luminaries from the national capital.
Anjani Kumar, Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad, was earlier awarded the United Nations Peace Medal twice while serving with the United Nations at Bosnia in the year 1998-1999.
The officer is a 990 batch IPS officer, Telangana cadre.