The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) celebrated its 85th Raising Day on 27th July 2023.
- The CRPF is India’s largest Central Armed Police Force and operates under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
- The day is dedicated to honoring the significant contributions of the force in safeguarding the unity, integrity, and sovereignty of the country.
- The CRPF is paying homage to its brave martyrs who have made the ultimate sacrifice for the nation.
- Various events are being organized to mark the occasion, including a grand parade and a solemn wreath-laying ceremony.
- A noble blood donation camp is also being held as part of the celebrations.
- The 85th Raising Day reaffirms the CRPF’s unwavering dedication to protecting the nation and its citizens.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended greetings to all CRPF personnel on their Raising Day, praising their commitment to the nation’s security and acknowledging their courage, dedication, and selfless service.
- Director General of Central Reserve Police Force CRPF Sujoy Lal Thaosen laid a wreath at the National Police Memorial on the Raising Day of CRPF
Q.: Which organization celebrated its 85th Raising Day on 27th July 2023 ?
A) Indian Army
B) CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force)
C) BSF (Border Security Force)
D) IAF (Indian Air Force)
Answer: B) CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force)