National Police Memorial and museum inaugurated by Narendra Modi

Highlights:

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi opened a revamped National Police Memorial and a museum at Chankayapuri in New Delhi on 21 October 2018.
  • It was conceptualised in 1984.
  • The earlier memorial, a 150-foot structure of steel, was brought down on the order of the Delhi High Court in 2008 because it violated environmental norms.
  • The Prime Minister also announced a decoration in the name of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose for police and paramilitary men engaged in disaster relief.