December 16, 2014 …. Chief Minister Shri Laximikant Parsekar will be presenting Goa Chief Minister’s Home Guards and Civil Defence Medal for Gallantry to Civil Defence Volunteer Shri Uday Kuri on Goa Liberation Day, December 19, 2014 at Campal Parade grounds in view of his voluntary services during the Ruby residency tragedy at Canacona where he devoted his selfless services for search and rescue operations.
The name of Shri Kuri has been approved by the Government as per the provisions of clause 7(1) of the “Goa Chief Minister’s Home Guards and Civil Defence Medal for Gallantry”.
Shri Uday Kuri who has undergone Community Disaster Preparedness Course for Wardens and Basic Life Support Course at the National Civil Defence College Nagpur is a dedicated CD volunteer. He has also imparted training in Emergency Methods of Rescue to the School students and NCC cadets.