In minus 20 degree celcius, Indo-Tibetan Border Police celebrates Republic Day at 17,000 feet
Republic Day at 17,000 feet in snow
We salute the resilience of the ITBP and respect their love for the nation, the national flag and the Republic Day.
Medals on Republic Day
Presently, ITBP is deployed on border guarding duties from Karakoram Pass in Ladakh to Jachep La in Arunachal Pradesh covering 3488 km of Indo-China Border and manning Border Outposts on altitudes ranging from 9000’ to 18700’ in the Western, Middle and Eastern sectors of the Indo-China Border.
ITBPF is a specialized mountain force and most of the officers and men are professionally trained mountaineers and skiers. Being the first responder for natural disaster, ITBPF has been carrying out numerous rescue and relief operations across the country.