On the occasion of Police Commemoration Day 2020, PM Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah paid tribute to the martyred police personnel at the National Police Memorial. On this day in 1959, 10 police personnel had lost their lives in defense of the Indian border against Chinese troops. PM Modi tweeted, “Police Commemoration Day is about expressing gratitude to our police personnel and their families all across India. We pay tributes to all the police personnel martyred in the line of duty. Their sacrifice and service would always be remembered”.