Police Commemoration Day: India remembers sacrifices of policemen died in 1959 Chinese firing

The nation on Saturday paid homage to the policemen killed in firing by Chinese troops in 1959 and 34,400 others who laid down their lives protecting India's unity. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh attended the function at the Police Memorial Ground in New Delhi. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also paid homage to the deceased police personnel at Police Commemoration Day Parade in capital city Lucknow. Bengaluru Chief Minister Siddaramaiah also attended the Police Commemoration Day parade. Troops of women forces, district police, home guards, special armed force, horse squad and dog squad participated in the parade.