Poket News

Police Commemoration day being observed today 

 

  • The day is observed on 21st October every year to honor the loyalty and supreme sacrifice of police personnel for the nation.
  • It was on this day in 1959 when Central Reserve Police Force, CRPF scripted a saga of valour and sacrifice in the inaccessible, inhospitable terrain of Hot Springs in Ladakh. 
  • A patrol party of twenty personnel of CRPF and Intelligence Bureau had gone to search for a missing reconnaissance party when it was ambushed by the Chinese Army.