Presidential Awards

The Presidential Award of Appreciation Certificates is announced annually in two categories of "exceptionally meritorious services rendered at the "risk of life" and "specially distinguished record of service." The said awards were introduced in the year 1962 to give recognition to officers of Customs, Central Excise, Service Tax, Enforcement and Narcotics wings of the Department. Every year on the occasion of Republic Day various officers of DGCEI have been continuously selected for the Presidential Award for "Specially Distinguished Record of Service", which shows their dedication and devotion to their duty.

Presidential Awards 2012

The following officers of DGCEI have been selected for Presidential Award for "Specially Distinguished Record of Service" on the occasion of Republic Day, 2012.

Sl. No. Name of Officer Designation Place of Posting
1 Shri Gurusharan Singh Additional Director DGCEI, Ludhiana Regional Unit
2 Shri H. S. Hariprasad Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Bangalore Zonal Unit
3 Shri Kajal Chaudhari Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Kolkata Zonal Unit
4 Shri Mahesh Krishna Parnerkar Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Mumbai Zonal Unit
5 Shri Manoj Kumar Mishra Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Indore Regional Unit

Presidential Awards 2013

The following officers of DGCEI have been selected for Presidential Award for "Specially Distinguished Record of Service" on the occasion of Republic Day, 2013.

Sl. No. Name of Officer Designation Place of Posting
1 Shri Satyabir Singh Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
2 Shri Sarwan Singh Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
3 Shri Rakesh Gupta Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Delhi Zonal Unit
4 Shri Pawan Kumar Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Delhi Zonal Unit
5 Shri K. S. S. Janardhana Rao Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Hyderabad Regional Unit
6 Shri Vinod Kumar Sharma Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
7 Shri Ajitkumar Karthikeyan Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Pune Regional Unit
8 Shri Ajaya Kumar K.P. Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Kochi Regional Unit

Presidential Awards 2014

The following officers of DGCEI have been selected for Presidential Award for \"Specially Distinguished Record of Service\" on the occasion of Republic Day, 2014

Sl. No. Name of Officer Designation Place of Posting
1 Shri Surjit Bhujbal Additional Director General DGCEI, Bengaluru Zonal Unit
2 Shri Yashwant Lal Mahawar Additional Director DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
3 Shri Neeraj Agarwal Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
4 Shri Dhoom Singh Chauhan, Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
5 Shri Sanjay Kumar Bansal Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
6 Shri Debaprasad Ghanti Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Kolkata Zonal Unit
7 Shri Asharam Meena Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Vapi Regional Unit
8 Shri Umeshchand Rameshchand Gupta Intelligence Officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
9 Shri Sreekant Purohit Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Raipur Regional Unit

Presidential Awards 2015

The following officers of DGCEI have been selected for Presidential Award for Specially Distinguished Record of Service on the occasion of Republic Day, 2015.

Sl. No. Name of Officer Designation Place of Posting
1 Dr. Sudesh Kumar Sheoran Deputy Director DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
2 Shri Shrikant Patankar Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Indore Regional Unit
3 Shri R. Ravichandran Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, (Hqrs.), New Delhi
4 Shri Prem Chand Jain Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Ahmedabad Zonal Unit
5 Shri Mahesh Chowdhary Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Ahmedabad Zonal Unit
6 Shri Vitobh Shetty Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Goa Regional Unit
7 Shri Sunil Joshi Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, (Hqrs.), New Delhi

Presidential Awards 2016

The following officers of DGCEI have been selected for Presidential Award for Specially Distinguished Record of Service on the occasion of Republic Day, 2016.

Sl. No. Name of Officer Designation Place of Posting
1 Shri V. Padmanabhan Pr. Additional Director General DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
2 Shri Ranjeet Kumar Additional Director DGCEI(Hqrs.), New Delhi
3 Shri Anil Kumar Chandela Assistant Director DGCEI, Delhi Zonal Unit
4 Shri Ajay Kumar Dixit Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Delhi Zonal Unit
5 Shri R. Manjunatha Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Bengaluru Zonal Unit
6 Shri N. Balaji Ramanathan Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Chennai Zonal Unit
7 Shri Raghvendra Singh Rathore Intelligence Officer DGCEI(Hqrs.), New Delhi
8 Shri Dinesh Singh Intelligence Officer DGCEI(Hqrs.), New Delhi

Presidential Awards 2017

The following officers of DGCEI have been selected for Presidential Award for Specially Distinguished Record of Service on the occasion of Republic Day, 2017.

Sl. No. Name of Officer Designation Place of Posting
1 Satya Narayan Saha Pr. Additional Director General DGCEI, Hyderabad Zonal Unit
2 Shri Nitin Saini Additional Director DGCEI, Ludhiana Regional Unit
3 Shri Achal Mehrotra Senior Intelligence officer DGCEI (Hqrs.), New Delhi
4 Shri Nagabhushanam P. Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Bengaluru Zonal Unit
5 Shri Ashwini Kumar Kapur Senior Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Ludhiana Regional Unit
6 Shri A.G. Rajan Administrative Officer DGCEI, Chennai Zonal Unit
7 Shri Ram Dutt Shankar Intelligence Officer DGCEI, Delhi Zonal Unit
8 Shri Laxman Singh Negi Head Havaldar DGCEI(Hqrs.), New Delhi