ITBP releases video of eight trekkers showing their 'last moments'

The mountaineers went missing on May 25 and even of the total eight bodies were brought down by the ITBP from about 19,000 feet to a lower base on July 3.

published on : 8th July 2019

ITBP calls for responsible mountaineering, will set up five rescue teams in Himalayas

The bodies, comprising six foreigners and one Indian, were first spotted by the Indian Air Force's (IAF) search planes on June 3, after they were reported missing on May 25.

published on : 8th July 2019

Amarnath Yatra: 25 pilgrims feeling breathlessness administered oxygen by ITBP

According to the police, the pilgrims were on the Baltal route of Amarnath Yatra.

published on : 4th July 2019

Amarnath Yatra: 15 pilgrims feeling breathlessness administered oxygen by ITBP

The 46-day-long yatra began on July 1, the day of Masik Shivratri, and will conclude on August 15, the day of Shravan Purnima.

published on : 3rd July 2019

ITBP team brings seven bodies of mountaineers to lower base in Uttarakhand

ITBP spokesman Vivek Kumar Pandey said the team is trying to move the bodies to a base camp further down the mountain so that they can be airlifted in a day or two.

published on : 2nd July 2019

Aparna Kumar becomes first IPS officer to complete Seven Summit challenge by scaling Mt Denali

She scaled the peak on Sunday in her third attempt after two efforts in 2018 and 2017.

published on : 1st July 2019

Woman ITBP officer becomes first Indian civil servant to climb Mount Denali

Aparna Kumar, an IPS officer of 2002 batch from Uttar Pradesh cadre, climbed the peak on her third attempt, and also completed her "Seven Summits" Challenge.

published on : 1st July 2019

Indo-Tibetan Border Police destroy Maoist camp in Chhattisgarh

The 27th Battalion of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police targeted the camp in Rajnandgaon district, close to the Maharashtra border.

published on : 28th June 2019

Bodies of seven climbers retrieved from India's second highest mountain

The eight-person group that went missing just under a month ago included four Britons, two Americans, one Indian and one Australian. 

published on : 23rd June 2019

Team of ITBP mountaineers launch ops to retrieve bodies from Uttarakhand peak

The team of the ITBP, a border guarding force tasked to guard the China border, is expected to reach the base camp in a week and after acclimatisation, it will attempt to retrieve air warriors.

published on : 13th June 2019

ITBP to retrieve bodies of 8 missing Uttarakhand climbers in daring heliborne operation

Eight mountaineers, including from the US, the UK and Australia, were reported missing after they left Munsiyari on May 13 to scale the peak, but did not return to the base camp.

published on : 4th June 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019 second phase: Naxals trigger IED blast; ITBP jawan injured

Indo-Tibetan Border Police constable Maan Singh suffered minor injuries from the splinters of the IED that took place at the Koracha-Manpur axis of the Rajnandgaon district.

published on : 18th April 2019

Retirement age of paramilitary personnel: Centre likely to challenge Delhi HC order

The court order came in January, when it gave four months to MHA to take all consequential steps for implementing the court’s judgement.

published on : 8th April 2019

ITBP soldiers cast first vote of Lok Sabha 2019 in Arunachal Pradesh

Ballot papers have been despatched to Uttrakhand, Gujarat, Bengaluru, Bihar, Rajasthan, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and many other places for the service personnel to vote.

published on : 6th April 2019

Income tax benefits to paramilitary personnel on ration money, hardship allowance likely

In a recent letter to the home ministry, the finance ministry conveyed that the long-standing demand of forces would be examined during the ensuring budgetary exercise.

published on : 3rd April 2019
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