Guwahati: Today is the Commemoration Day of Assam Police. This will be observed in the 4th Assam Police Battalion (APBN) located in Kahilipara.
The Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy will attend the Commemoration day. Kuladhar Saikia, the Director General of Police (DGP) and senior police officials will also attend the event.
The day is of special significance for the policeman all over India. This day is observed to commemorate the nine CRPF men and 12 policemen who were ambushed by the Chinese soldiers in 1959.
On the other hand, the Army and central paramilitary forces (CRPF,BSF and Assam Rifles) along with the Assam Police had lost their lives while fighting insurgents in Manipur.