Police personnel of Pudukottai district who rescued a kidnapped 14-year-old boy of Madurai a couple of days ago near Keeranur were rewarded here on Wednesday in recognition of their good work.

Inspector General of Police, Central Zone, M. Ramasubramani, presented cash awards to the 10-member team headed by D. Elangovan, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Ponnamaravathy sub-division.

The IG also rewarded police personnel of Karambakudi station for cracking a robbery case.

Deputy Inspector General of Police, Tiruchi range, A. Amalraj, and Superintendent of Police E.S. Uma were present.

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