Kathmandu, January 29
The government has declared 2,807 security personnel killed on various occasions as martyrs.
A Cabinet meeting held on Monday declared personnel of Nepal Police Nepal Army, Armed Police Force and National Investigation Department martyrs.
It includes 1,448 personnel of Nepal Police, 1,018 of Nepal Army, 318 of APF and 23 of NID.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli shared the decision amidst a special function organised in Kathmandu on Tuesday.
The decision was made on the occasion of Martyrs Day that the country is celebrating on Wednesday.