armed police forces

CAPFs armed forces of the Union to be included in Old Pension Scheme: Delhi High Court

In Srinivas Sharma v. Union of India, the court recognised the central paramilitary forces as ‘armed forces of the Union of India’.

published on : 12th January 2023

Man with religious tattoo in hand found unfit for central forces, moves Delhi High Court

He sought quashing of the results of the two examinations and that he be appointed to the post.

published on : 11th November 2022

67 companies of CAPF sought for Himachal Pradesh polls

As many as 55,74,793 people are eligible to vote in the polls as of now. The state has 68 Assembly seats.

published on : 14th October 2022

Apprehension remains on 'Agnipath' scheme; states yet to announce quota in government jobs

A state police recruitment board head said reservation cannot be more than 50 per cent in employment and most of the 'Agniveers' will be in the unreserved category.

published on : 26th June 2022

Firm Centre to go ahead with Agnipath     

In addition to the two ministries, the states of Karnataka, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Assam have announced preference to Agniveers in state police recruitment.

published on : 19th June 2022

Centre relaxes educational qualification to recruit tribal youths from Chhattisgarh in CRPF

This could not yield optimum results as native youths from interior areas could not compete in the recruitment process due to non- fulfilling of requisite educational qualification.

published on : 1st June 2022

HM Amit Shah launches sale of khadi products in 107 paramilitary canteens 

"I am delighted that the sale of Khadi products has begun in 107 paramilitary canteens and very soon khadi products will be made available in all paramilitary canteens across the country," Shah said.

published on : 10th May 2022

Ex-CAPFs fret as government sits on their request for age relaxation

The Telangana ex-Central Paramilitary Force Welfare Association also submitted representations earlier. 

published on : 9th May 2022

Union Home Ministry mulls to re-designate 'second-in-command' rank in Central Armed Police Forces

A second-in-command rank officer of Central Armed Police Forces and the Assam Rifles is an analogous post to the superintendent rank in the regular police establishment.

published on : 18th April 2022

Parliament panel suggests more women in Central Armed Police Forces

The parliamentary standing committee on home affairs, headed by Congress leader Anand Sharma, pointed out that in 2016, it was decided to reserve 33% posts at the constable level for women.

published on : 15th March 2022

60,000 cops, 845 CAPF companies deployed for last phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections

As per the instructions of the Election Commission, all 12,205 polling stations will be covered by the CAPF.

published on : 6th March 2022