WEB DESK: Police Martyr Day is being observed with patriotic zeal and fervour in Pakistan today (Sunday).

The main aim to observe this day is to salute the sacrifices rendered by the martyrs of Pakistani police for the defence of fellow countrymen and to express solidarity with the families of the martyrs.

Various seminars will be organized by the police departments throughout the country to honour their martyrs.

It is pertinent to mention here that this day is observed every year on the occasion of the death anniversary of Commandant Frontier Constabulary (FC) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), Sifwat Ghayoor.

Sifwat, a well-reputed police officer of the country was martyred in a suicide blast on 4 August 2010.