SASHASTRA SEEMA BAL
Panel formed to implement Amit Shah's order for 100 days homestay to CAPF jawans
Last month, Union Home Minister Amit Shah had directed the CAPFs to undertake a mega manpower planning and ensure that around seven lakh jawans get to spend at least 100 days with their families in a year. Shah was given a presentation in September about the functioning of the CAPFs in the ministry, following which he gave certain directions regarding the same.
292 cops martyred in India in the last one year
Paramilitary jawans dealing with cross-border terrorism and Naxalism have the highest number ...
BSF protests non-inclusion of marching contingent in RD parade 2020
The BSF has been asked to only send its camel contingent and camel-mounte...
Pay more for paramilitary deployment: MHA to states
The ministry urged states and union territories to "ensure necessary heads are opened in their budget, if not existing, to facilitate regular payment of deployment charges".
Identify issues affecting border security, says Shah
Directs director generals of border forces to submit detailed action plan.
All CAPF personnel to retire at 60 years: Government order
Officers from the rank of Deputy Inspector General (DIG) upto the top-most rank of Director General (DG) in these four forces retired after attaining the age of 60.
IAF flying operations in J-K part of 'normal activity': Sources
The sources added that Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft are also operating from airbases inside the state.
OFB gets 2 lakh requests for Bhabha Kavach from armed forces
As the government promotes "Make in India", the demand for an Indian product can go a long way in ending dependence on imports.
Anti-Naxal operation: Maiden air ambulance for troops sanctioned
The Home Ministry, as part of the latest order, has directed the BSF air wing to prepare a second air ambulance as soon as it gets the required medical staff.
Cabinet okays plan for paramilitary officers' promotion
The decision will benefit around 1,200 such officers, he said while addressing a press conference after a Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Post- Pulwama, over 12-fold rise in donations for martyrs
Funds were also donated directly to the next-of-kin of martyred personnel, with Rs 14.20 crore contributed until June 18 this year as compared to Rs 6.58 crore in whole of 2018 and Rs 11 crore in 2017.
Lokpal disposes 480 complaints, asks people not to file non-corruption related matters
Lokpal is an apex body to deal with cases of corruption at the national level. It has to enquire into allegations of corruption against public functionaries of central government in a time bound manner.
Over 84,000 vacancies in Central Armed Police Forces: Government
"In a written reply to Lok Sabha, the Home Ministry said vacancies keep arising in the forces due to retirement, voluntary retirement and death," the Centre said.
India sends fresh women CAPF contingent for UN duties in Africa
The 22-member women personnel are drawn from the Sashastra Seema Bal that is tasked to guard open Indian borders with Nepal (1,751 km) and Bhutan (699 km).
Short-staffed Lokpal in search of consultant
In April, Dilip Kumar, a 1995-batch IAS officer of Punjab cadre, was appointed as the Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the office of Lokpal.
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