Cops surprise retiring colleague with farewell on road
The National Highway 966 on Kozhikode-Malappuram border on Tuesday witnessed a uncommon farewell of males in khaki. The policemen on car inspection responsibility on the district border accorded a memorable farewell to their colleague T.P. Mohammed Basheer, Assistant Sub-Inspector (Traffic Enforcement) who retired from service on Tuesday.
Mr. Basheer’s farewell passed off on the road as he was on car screening responsibility on the final day of his service. Mr. Basheer was thrilled to see his superior officer Ashraf K., Deputy Superintendent of Police, Kondotty, stroll as much as him, gracefully accepting his salute.
Wishing him a peaceable and wholesome retired life, the DySP handed over a memento to Mr. Basheer in a quick perform held on NH-966 at eleventh Mile. Representatives of the Kerala Police Association and Officers Association too provided him mementoes.
Mr. Basheer was a contented man as he confirmed a way of success and dedication to his service even on the final day. With a smile on his face, he thanked his colleagues who made his day memorable with the uncommon farewell.
Hailing from Kizhisseri, Mr. Basheer had almost 25 years of service since he joined the Kerala Police in 1997. He was with the Malabar Special Police (MSP), Malappuram, within the preliminary days of his service.
Mr. Basheer’s retirement with his final day being hectic on NH responsibility was
highlighted by his colleagues because the police personnel’s dedication to
service throughout the COVID time.
About 1,000 police personnel in Malappuram district have been on
particular responsibility to implement the lockdown. Particularly hectic was their
work when the district went by way of the triple lockdown within the third
and the fourth week of May.
“The selfless good work being done by the police personnel, including
women, often go unnoticed and unacknowledged whereas some rare and
sporadic excesses happening in the force are exaggerated and portrayed
with undue importance,” stated District Police Chief Sujith Das S.