50th GOA LIBERATION DAY HELD ON 19.12.2011

Shri Michael Braganza, Sub-Officer and Shri Shamu Madgaonkar, Leading Fire Fighter awarded the Goa Chief Minister’s Fire Service Medal for Meritorious Service at the hands of Shri. Digamber Kamat, Chief Minister, Govt. of Goa.

 

On the occasion of the 50th Goa Liberation Day 2011, two Fire Personnel namely Shri Michael Braganza, Sub-Officer and Shri Shamu Madgaonkar, Leading Fire Fighter was awarded the Goa Chief Minister’s Fire Service Medal for Meritorious Service.

Shri Michael Braganza, Sub-Officer has put in 34 years of continuous services in the Department. He is the recipient of Vocation Service Award of the Rotary Club of Panaji in the year 2001 for distinguished and exemplary Service to the Society. He was also recipient of Commendatory Certificate on 14.04.2011 for his exemplary performance in Extinguishing a Major Fire at Devaaya Ayurveda & Nature Cure Centre at Diwar Goa on 25.10.2011. In recognition of his outstanding discipline, obedience and devotion to duty Shri Michael Brangaza, Sub-officer has been awarded Goa Chief Minister’s Fire Service Medal for Meritorious Service on the auspicious occasion of 50th Goa Liberation Day on 19th December’2011.

Shri Shamu Madgaonkar, Leading Fire Fighter has put in 32 years of continuous service in the Department. He is the recipient of Commendatory Notes on four occasions for his dedication and devotion to duties and one occasion for his Good Discipline and General Behaviour. He was felicitated on various occasion by the Social Organization for his commendable service. In the year 2010, Shri Madgaonkar has shown exemplary courage by rescuing a 65 years old lady Mrs. Maria Cardoza, r/o Aldona, Bardez Goa from 95 ft. deep well disregarding his personal safety. In recognition of his outstanding devotion to duty, exemplary courage in saving lives and length of service, Shri Shamu Madgaonkar, Leading Fire Fighter has been awarded Goa Chief Minister’s Fire Service Medal for Meritorious Service on the auspicious occasion of 50th Goa Liberation Day on 19th December’2011.

A contingent of the Fire and Emergency Service personnel of Directorate of Fire and Emergency Services was part of the Ceremonial Parade on the occasion of 50th Goa Liberation Day 2011.