Today marks the 82nd anniversary of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) of India, also know as the CRPF Raising Day.
The official handle of the CRPF on Twitter wrote today, As we celebrate 82 Years of glory and valour this #CRPFAnniversary, we salute our Bravehearts who made supreme sacrifice for the nation. Thanking the nation for their faith in us, we reiterate our pledge of jab tak dum hai, rashtra pratham hai, jab tak dum hai, rashtra pratham hai (nation's first till our last breath)."
To honour the anniversary of India's largest Central Armed Police Force, a parade was held by CRPF personnel in Gurugram, Delhi that was attended by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai.
Appreciation and respect for the CRPF personnel have been pouring in on Twitter today. Ministers, government officials as well as the general public is praising and congratulating the CRPF.
Here are some of the tweets: