The exchange of sweets was suspended in the last two years because of the COVID-19 pandemic whereas earlier in 2018, the BSF skipped the tradition on January 26.
IG (Gujarat Frontier) GS Malik said that from June 2020 till date, the BSF and other agencies have recovered 1,428 suspected packets of charas from Jakhau port area.
The BSF has relentlessly carried out anti-tunnel drives along the border, during which it detected two tunnels and made a huge dent in the infiltration attempts of militants from Pakistan.
Asked about the drone threats on LoC, the IG BSF said that it guards 96 kms of LoC in Kashmir and the drone threat was real.
The team includes Inspector Himanshu Sirohi, SI Sonia Banwari and constables who are currently going through an 8-hour training.
A BSF deputy commandant and his sister, working as a bank manager, were arrested here for allegedly duping five builders of around Rs 125 crore.
In the Kotdwar assembly elections, 30 out of 82 soldiers posted in E Company of 50th Battalion of BSF, who reached for security duty, have been found positive for COVID-19.
The dark shadow of Maoists on the region has been removed and the people are raring to be part of the mainstream.
Indore and Bhopal, the two worst coronavirus-hit cities of Madhya Pradesh, saw 618 and 347 cases getting added to their respective tallies in the past 24 hours.
The entry of the public for this evening ceremony was resumed on September 15 last year after remaining suspended since March 7, 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic spread in the country.
The BSF reiterated that these types of activities from the Pakistani side are unacceptable.
The combing operation led to the recovery and seizure of a large quantity of explosives, Maoist literature, medicines, and other incriminating articles.
Ace cueist Pankaj Advani defended his national billiards title — his 11th in the tournament — after he defeated Dhruv Sitwala 5-2 in a best of nine games final during the championships.
There is need for strategic deployment of forces in susceptible areas on Odisha’s borders with neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh
They said the personnel of the CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP and SSB are categorised as "frontline workers" and hence, official instructions have been issued to ensure that they get their third Covid vaccine.