Nation observes Police Martyrs’ Day


ISLAMABAD, AUG 04 (DNA) – Nation observed Police Martyrs’ Day across the country  on Wednesday, to pay tribute to the sacrifices of police officers and jawans who laid their lives for protection of the motherland.

Special ceremonies was being held in this regard across the country on Wednesday and floral wreaths were being laid on graves and monuments of martyrs of the police.

President Dr. Arif Alvi held telephonic conversation with the family members of Pakistan Army personnel Captain Basit Ali and Sepoy Hazrat Bilal who embraced martyrdom during an operation in Khurram District.

The President commiserated with the bereaved families and prayed for the higher ranks of the martyrs. President Arif Alvi also telephoned the family of Captain Affan Masood who embraced martyrdom in Pasni. He appreciated the services of the martyr. = DNA