India Post has released a set of two commemorative postage stamps and a Miniature sheet on The National Police Memorial on 22nd December 2018. The memorial commemorates the 34,844 police personnel from all of the central and state police forces in India who have died in the line of duty since 1947. Located in New Delhi the 6.12 acres memorial consists of a 30 foot tall and 238 tones heavy black granite central sculpture, a museum and a ‘Wall of Valour’ bearing the names of all 34,844 police personnel who have died in the line of duty. The underground museum is the first police museum of its kind in India, and showcases over 2000 years of policing in the region.
The renovated and refurbished memorial and museum was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, on 21 October 2018, which is also the Police Commemoration Day in India.