Central Armed Police Forces

In a first, CAPF to get BIS marked level-5 bullet resistance jackets by next month

The bullet resistance jackets currently being used by the CAPF so far are approved for combat use by the National Institute of Justice.

published on : 24th August 2021

Amarinder asks Amit Shah for 25 companies of CAPF to boost state's security

Citing inputs from Central and state agencies, corroborated by disclosures made by arrested terrorists, Amarinder said potential targets include trains, buses and Hindu temples.

published on : 11th August 2021

680 personnel killed themselves in CAPFs in last six years: MoS Home Nityanand Rai in Rajya Sabha

Rai said that the number of personnel who have died due to accidents and encounters during the period -- 2015 to 2020 -- are 1,764 and 323, respectively.

published on : 4th August 2021

Over 580 CAPF, central forces personnel infected by COVID-19 in 24-hour span

The maximum cases have been registered in the Nepal and Bhutan border guarding force Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) at 149 followed by 146 in the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).

published on : 28th April 2021