CENTRAL INDUSTRIAL SECURITY FORCE
Four central police organisations functioning without regular chiefs
Official sources in the ministry said the regular appointments to these posts will take place after the meeting of the ACC, that is expected to be held soon. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) is a two-member body that comprises Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the head and home minister Amit Shah.
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Over 36,000 COVID-19 cases, 128 deaths in central police forces: Data
The cases pertain to the seven forces of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), National Security Guard (NSG) and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).
CISF official asked if I am Indian for not speaking in Hindi at airport: DMK's Kanimozhi
The incident is understood to have taken place when Kanimozhi was at the Chennai international airport to take a flight to Delhi.
104 personnel of forces under MHA lost lives in 'accidents' in 2019; 2,006 in six years
The combined number of accident-related deaths in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), the Assam Rifles and the National Security Guard (NSG) stood at 113 in 2017, 260 in 2016 and 193 in 2015. However, the NCRB data did not give a force-wise break up of the "accidental death" cases in the CAPF, the AR and the NSG.
IDAY: CISF men who saved lives in CGO Delhi, ONGC Mumbai blaze awarded Shaurya Chakras
The medal is the third highest peacetime gallantry medal awarded by the government. The awardees, as per officials, include Sub Inspector Mahaveer Prasad Godara, Head Constable Eranna Nayaka and Constables Mahendra Kumar Paswan and Satish Prasad Kushwaha.
CISF asks field commanders to sensitise troops about dangers, proper usage of social media
The guidelines were issued, a senior official said, to ensure that the social media is used by the troops with "responsibility and accountability" and these were approved after clearance from CISF Director General (DG) Rajesh Ranjan.
CISF issues fresh social media rules for personnel; seeks disclosure of their IDs
The two-page guidelines are being issued in view of the "threat posed" by these online platforms to "national security and general discipline of the force", the order issued by the CISF headquarters here said.
Defence minister hands over 'best marching contingent' trophy to Central Industrial Security Force
The CISF contingent is identified by its distinct yellow-coloured headgear and had 148-members when they marched this time at the Rajpath on January 26. This is the sixth time that the force has won this award, the spokesperson said.
Centre sanctions armed CISF cover for Surat airport
Surat is the biggest diamond cutting and polishing hub of the country and as per officials the airport handles over 1.25 lakh passengers per month. "We have received the sanction. The work for deployment is in progress," CISF Special Director General and chief of airport security wing, M A Ganapathy, told .
CISF official succumbs to COVID-19; 13th death in CAPFs
The deceased, head constable Chaudhari Narsingh Bhai, 55, was posted in the 1st reserve battalion of the force based in Madhya Pradeshs' Barwaha town of Khargone district, a senior official said.
CRPF reports fresh COVID-19 death
Officials said the jawan, a constable working as a nursing assistant in the 90th battalion in Anantnag, died at the Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar on Sunday night.
CISF official posted at warship building GRSEL succumbs to COVID-19
This is the fourth death from coronavirus in the about 1.62 lakh personnel strong force and the second from this unit, a defence PSU located in Kolkata.
20 fresh cases of COVID-19 reported in CISF
According to official data, the force reported 20 fresh cases since Monday, with 18 from its unit that guards the Indira Gandhi International Airport, while one case each was detected from its NTPC Koldam unit in Himachal Pradesh and from the Punjab and Haryana secretariat in Chandigarh.