Pulwama attack anniversary: Nation remembers martyred CRPF men

Pulwama attack anniversary: Nation remembers martyred CRPF men

SRINAGAR: The CRPF on Friday remembered the primary death anniversary of 40 CRPF jawans killed during a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

"WE didn't FORGET, WE didn't FORGIVE: We salute our brothers who sacrificed their lives within the service of the state in Pulwama. Indebted, we stand with the families of our valiant martyrs," CRPF said during a tweet.

As many as 40 CRPF men were killed after a JeM terrorist attacked their convoy in Pulwama on Valentine Day , 2019.

PM Narendra Modi paid homage to the CRPF jawans who lost their lives within the terror attack during a tweet.

"Tributes to the brave martyrs who lost their lives within the gruesome Pulwama attack last year. They were exceptional individuals who devoted their lives to serving and protecting our nation. India will always remember their martyrdom," Modi tweeted.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh also remembered the martyred soldiers during a tweet

"Remembering the fallen @crpfindia personnel who were martyred during the dastardly attack in Pulwama(J&K) on today in 2019.

India will always remember their sacrifice. Entire nation stands united against terrorism and that we are committed to continue our fight against this menace."

A ceremony are going to be held in memory of the martyred CRPF men at Lethpora, Pulwama on Friday.

A martyr's column dedicated to the memory of the soldiers who laid down their lives within the line of duty are going to be inaugurated at the solemn function.