The candidates were from across the country carrying 'recruitment letter' in spite of being unsuccessful in their tests, officials said.
Deswal, 59, was injected the Covishield vaccine, manufactured by the Pune-based Serum institute, at a camp held at the headquarters of the force at Delhi in the CGOs complex on Lodhi Road.
SDRF removed the debris and slush at the tunnel near Tapovan dam in Chamoli district, following the glacier burst which led to heavy flooding.
Additional Director General Amrit Mohan Prasad, posted at the ITBP headquarters here, has been transferred and posted as the ADG of the eastern command.
Intelligence agencies have also shared inputs on possible trouble at the border areas with the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).
However, the establishment was not forthcoming on whether more personnel had tested positive on subsequent days.
ITBP recommends gallantry medals for 21 personnel, awards 294 troops who fought off PLA troops in Ladakh
It added that recommendations for awarding gallantry medals to 21 troops posted in this area have been sent to the government.
Sources in the security establishment said the force is also set to get sanctions from the Union Home ministry to raise at least nine fresh battalions soon.
The border guarding force is also moving its mechanised column assets like SUVs, all-terrain vehicles, snow scooters and trucks to forward locations.
Sources in Union Home Ministry say that the operationalisation of the two commands was expedited in view of the tension between the two countries.
Officials said the recent standoff between Indian and Chinese forces in the Ladakh area and other parts of the LAC is a major reason for the quick initiation of the two commands.
The ITBP stepped up its vigil as Chinese choppers violated Indian airspace twice in recent weeks. These two new headquarters will also look after the international border with China.
The maximum fresh cases at six were reported from the BSF and one of its troopers who was admitted to the AIIIMS in Haryana's Jhajjar for COVID-19 treatment has recovered.
In the shared video, one can see that dozens of monkeys stomped the premises of the camp.