New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the National Police Memorial on the occasion of Police Commemoration Day on Sunday. PM Modi along with other leaders paid homage to the policemen who sacrificed their lives for the nation. Addressing the gathering at the function, PM Modi broke down while talking about the swiftness and alertness of security forces.
He praised their efforts in rescue operations and their efforts in maintaining peace. The day is observed to pay homage to the 10 policemen who were killed in an ambush by Chinese troops in 1959 in Ladakh’s Hot Spring area.
Leaders across the nation participated in Police Commemoration Day and paid homage to slain policemen.