In Madhya Pradesh, the Shaheed Saman Diwas will be observed in all districts of the state today. The state government has taken a decision to honour families of martyrs of Madhya Pradesh origin, who sacrificed their lives while discharging duty during war, military action and internal security.
As per information received, programmes in the memory of the martyrs will be organised at schools on the occasion.
The Minister-In-Charge of Districts along with the Member of Parliament, MLA and other Public Representatives will participate in the Shaheed Samman Diwas.
The programmes in honour of 602 Martyrs will be organized in the state. Families of 13 martyrs will be honoured in the programme at Bhopal.
On the Shaheed Samman Diwas, families of 312 Martyrs of Defence, 119 Martyrs of Para Military Forces, 171 of Madhya Pradesh Police will be honoured in various districts.
The school or government building will be named after the Martyrs in the village where he was born or his family is residing currently.