border security

MHA appoints Rajwinder Singh Bhatti as ADG Border Security Force

The state government is requested to relieve Rajwinder Singh Bhatti immediately to enable him to take up his new assignments at the Centre, as per the official MHA statement.

published on : 1st September 2021

BSF seizes 10 kg heroin near International Border in Jammu

The consignment of 10 kg heroin was found hidden in 'Sarkanda' bushes near the zero line by a BSF search party, according to sources.

published on : 30th August 2021

Alert sounded in Telangana's Agency areas after Maoists issue boycott call for Independence Day events

Additional teams of Greyhounds, CRPF and special party forces have been deployed. Vehicle checking has also been intensified in all suspected villages and mandal headquarters in the Agency area.

published on : 15th 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

Two Pakistani intruders shot dead along international border in Punjab's Tarn Taran

The BSF troops noticed suspicious movement near the border fence at 8.48 pm on Friday, an official said.

published on : 31st July 2021

Bangladeshi human trafficker living in India illegally for last 20 years apprehended: BSF

The apprehended smuggler revealed his name as Hassan Ghazi and said he presently residing in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas.

published on : 10th June 2021

Pakistan Rangers violate ceasefire, open fire at BSF men along International Border in J&K

This is the first-ever ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the International Border after the two countries signed an agreement on February 24. 

published on : 3rd May 2021

BSF jawan injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

When the patrolling team was cordoning off the forest near a culvert, it might have come in contact with the pressure IED connection, triggering the blast, an official said.

published on : 26th September 2020

After CRPF, ITBP now 15 BSF personnel test positive in Chhattisgarh

Meanwhile the district administration has issued advisory to all security base camps to ensure every prescribed precaution followed against the deadly coronavirus. 

published on : 24th June 2020

BSF launches 'Operation Alert' along 200 km border to curb militant movement

movement (EDs: Corrects typo in headline) Jammu, Jan 4 (PTI) The Border Security Force (BSF) has launched "Operation Alert" along the over 200 kilom...

published on : 4th January 2018

Security beefed up in Mizoram to check entry of Rohingya Muslims

Security has been beefed up and patrolling by the Assam Rifles intensified along the MizoramArakan Myanmar border in the state's Lawngtlai district.

published on : 19th September 2017

Pakistan, Afghanistan for joint action plan to improve border security

officials discussed issues relating to "cross-border firing and attacks, counter-terrorism and coordinated actions on their respective sides along the border" and exchange of prisoners, the army said.

published on : 15th September 2017

Netizens express outrage after BSF jawan’s allegations go viral; HM orders probe

In the video, 40-year-old TB Yadav mentions that the food that the troops are served is of poor quality. The jawans, he claims, have to go empty stomach at times because of the inedible food.

published on : 10th January 2017

BSF head constable killed in cross-border firing in Rajouri

Rai Singh, 40, was injured in last night's shelling from the Pakistani side along the line of control (LoC) in the Rajouri sector.

published on : 21st November 2016