Nashik Road : Senior police inspector from Upnagar police station, Bajirao Mahajan has been honoured with prestigious comrade Govind Pansare Prabodhan award for his dedicated service towards maintaining social equality.
Mahajan received the award, given in memory of comrade Govind Pansare at the hands of Uma Pansare and Dr Nitin Sawant at a function held at Jaisinghpur in Kolhapur.
The senior PI had played a crucial role in the arrest of culprits who had encouraged Jaat (caste) Panchayat system and opposed inter-caste marriages in Nashik district.
“Sr PI Mahajan received the honour for his dedicated service towards strengthening and maintaining social equality in the society,” said Uma Pansare during the award presentation ceremony.
Police commissioner Dr Ravinder Kumar Singal, dy commissioner Laxmikant Patil, Shrikant Kokate and Mohan Thakur have congratulated Mahajan for his achievement.