Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the 50th Raising Day ceremony of Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) at Indirapuram in the Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. He will review the parade of the CISF at the 5th Battalion Camp and present the Police and Fire Service Medals for distinguished and meritorious services. The prime minister will also lay a wreath at the Martyr's Memorial and later address CISF personnel.
Here are the highlights:
10.58 am: Your achievement is imp because when a neighbour is hostile, incapable to fight a war, conspiracies to hit the nation internally find a safe haven there and terrorism shows its face in different forms then protecting the nation becomes challenging, says PM Modi in Ghaziabad.
10.55 am: I congratulate parade commander, authorities and personnel for the grand parade, says PM.
10.52 am: PM Modi addresses the gathering at the event in Indirapuram.
10.45 am: PM presents the Police and Fire Service Medals for distinguished and meritorious services.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends the 50th Raising Day of Central Industrial Security Force in Ghaziabad. pic.twitter.com/tpfXYdnBxx— ANI (@ANI) March 10, 2019
10.20 am: PM reviews the parade at the 5th Battalion Camp.
10.16 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi lays a wreath at the Martyr's Memorial.
10.15 am: PM to address CISF personnel shortly.
9.57 am: PM Modi's chopper lands in Ghaziabad.
9.27 am: He will also pay his respects to CISF personnel.
9.25 am: PM Modi will reach the 5th Battalion Camp shortly. He will first pay tribute at Martyr's Memorial.
9.20 am: Heavy security deployment in the area.