China sets Jan 10 as national police day


BEIJING: China will mark the Chinese people’s police day on Jan. 10 as of 2021, the Ministry of Public Security said Tuesday.
The decision was approved by the Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council.
It is a festival specially designated for the police in full recognition of their heroic struggle in the interests of the Party and the people, said the ministry. With honorific traditions and fine conduct, the police force has sacrificed the most and contributed the greatest in peacetime, the ministry said. – Agencies