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.
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292 cops martyred in India in the last one year
Paramilitary jawans dealing with cross-border terrorism and Naxalism have the highest number of casualties. Since Independence, over 35,000 police personnel have sacrificed their lives for the country till August this year.
Ensure jawans get to stay with family for 100 days annually: Shah to CAPFs
Amit Shah has asked all the chiefs of forces to implement a regime where a jawan or a constable gets to stay with his family for about 100 days. Jawans will be posted to their nearest units and they can travel and stay with their families.
Development of North East region has been the priority for the Government: Nityanand Rai
Development of North East region has been our priority under the leadership of PMNarendra Modi, said Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai. Rai was on his maiden visit to the HQ Directorate General, Assam Rifles at Shillong.
Shifting Assam Rifles' op control to HM will adversely impact vigil along China border: Army to Govt
Sources said the Army's views on the matter have already been conveyed to the top defence and security brass of the government.
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".
Giving total control of Assam Rifles to MHA will adversely impact vigil: Army to Govt
At present, the Home Ministry has the administrative authority over the paramilitary force Assam Rifles while the Army has its operational control.
Defence ministry, MHA fight it out over Assam Rifles’ proposed merger with ITBP
The Indian Army is against either losing operational control over the paramilitary force or any move to merge it with the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).
Identify issues affecting border security, says Shah
Directs director generals of border forces to submit detailed action plan.
Home ministry to seek CCS nod for Assam Rifles ops control
According to government insiders, home minister Amit Shah has to take a call on the ministry’s proposal to approach the CCS.
NDRF set to induct women personnel
The Union government had in 2018 made a proposal to attach women contingents to NDRF battalions in the country.
Militants involved in killing of Assam Rifles soldiers arrested
A multi layered strategy was orchestrated to ensure that justice is served with intelligence across spectrum for identification of their hideout.
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.
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