The Rotary Club, Bangalore, Jeevanbimanagar, presented the Rotary vocational excellence awards to cricketing legend Padmashri E.A.S. Prasanna for his contribution to Indian cricket, and the former Inspector-General of Police B. Gopal Hosur for his public service at a function organised at the Indiranagar Club here.

Mr. Prasanna recalled his early cricketing days. Mr. Gopal Hosur spoke about steps taken by the Police Department in maintaining the law and order in the city during his tenure as IG (Civil Defence and Home Guards), said a release.