Tag: Bsf

Need to relocate forces in Naxal-hit areas: DG

In a bid to tackle Naxalism in Odisha in a more effective and efficient manner, forces will be redeployed based on intelligence inputs, director-general (DG) of police Sanjib Marik said here today

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
BSF Jawan Capt Bhav Pandit
Meet BSF Capt Bhav Pandit Whose Heroics Saved 2 Jawans After Maoist Gunfight In Odisha

The incident of clash between Maoists and security forces on Boudh-Kandhamal border on Saturday was indeed sensational for the entire Odisha not just because of the miraculous escape of the two Commandos from the Special Operations Group who received critical injuries during the gunfight but also for their dramatic rescue from the far-off region all thanks to the efforts of Odisha DGP.

  • Sunday, 11 July 2021
Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur, six injured

Bijapur (Chhattisgarh): Maoists carried out two simultaneous attacks here on Wednesday injuring four Border Security Force (BSF) troopers, a civilian and one District Reserve Guard in one of the attacks, police said. The Left wing extremists, who had asked citizens to boycott the poll process going on in the state, carried out the Improvised Explosive Device […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
BSF exchanges sweets with Pakistan Rangers on Diwali

Chandigarh: Border Security Force (BSF) troopers exchanged sweets with their Pakistan Rangers counterparts at the Attari-Wagah joint checkpost and celebrated Diwali on Wednesday along the border outposts of Punjab’s international border with Pakistan. BSF officers and troopers offered sweets to their Pakistani counterparts at the border gates between both countries at the Attari-Wagah joint check […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
4 BSF jawans killed, 3 injured after Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K

Jammu: Four BSF troopers, including an Assistant Commandant, were killed and three others injured on Wednesday in ceasefire violation by Pakistan Rangers on the international border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. Assistant Commandant Jatinder Singh, Sub-Inspector Rajnish Kumar, ASI Ram Niwas and Constable Hans Raj were killed in unprovoked shelling and […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Two BSF troopers killed, 6 injured in Pakistan ceasefire violation

Jammu: Two Border Security Force (BSF) troopers were killed and six others injured on Sunday in indiscriminate Pakistan shelling and firing on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir. The victims, Assistant Sub-Inspector S.N. Yadav and constable V.K. Pandey, were killed in the ceasefire violation in Akhnoor sector’s Pargwal sub-sector, the police said. “Five civilians […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu, Samba

Jammu: Pakistani rangers have violated ceasefire on the international border (IB) in Jammu and Samba districts. The Pakistani Army resorted to unprovoked firing at the Border Security Force outposts in Arnia, Ramgarh and Chamliyal areas of Jammu and Kashmir late on Sunday, the BSF sources said. “The firing started at 10 p.m. The BSF retaliated […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Charitable trust to provide free education for BSF wards

New Delhi: The Border Security Force (BSF) has signed a pact with a charitable trust under which four seats would be given to the children of officers of the force every year at its schools in order to provide them with quality education, an official said on Tuesday. An MoU was signed on Monday between […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Indian, Pakistan border officials meet

Jammu: Border officials from India and Pakistan on Thursday held a flag meeting on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Suchetgarh sector. The meeting between sector commanders of the Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistan Rangers was held following a request from the Pakistani side. The Indian and Pakistan delegations were headed by P.S. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
BSF trooper, civilian injured in Pakistan firing

Jammu: A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a civilian were injured in overnight Pakistan shelling and firing on the international border in R.S. Pura sector of Jammu district in Jammu and Kashmir. “Pakistan Rangers resorted to heavy shelling and firing on Indian positions late last evening in R.S. Pura sector resulting in injuries to […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
BSF seizes fake Rs 2,000 notes, one arrested

Kolkata: The Border Security Force has seized fake Indian currency notes of the face value of Rs two lakh in Rs 2,000 denominations from West Bengal’s Malda district and arrested one person, an official said on Tuesday. Acting on a tip off, BSF troopers apprehended a suspect on Monday evening and recovered the fake Rs […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
BSF organises Half-Marathon in Agartala

Agartala: A Half-Marathon – Run for Martyrs – was organised here on Sunday by the Border Security Force (BSF)  to honor the brave and supreme sacrifices made by the para-military troopers. Around 1,800 people including women and people from all walks of life, besides the BSF, Assam Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and Tripura […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Superbikers give 'rev salute' to BSF

Amritsar: A group of 15 bikers rode from the national capital to the Attari-Wagah border in Punjab to give a ‘rev’ salute to the Border Security Force (BSF) guards. The bikers from the pan-India biker group Roaring Power Machines (RPM) left New Delhi on Friday. They reached the border and revved up their superbikes as […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
BSF depending more on technology to guard international border: DG

New Delhi: The BSF has embarked on the path of modernisation and is depending more on technology to guard the international border with Pakistan, its Director General K.K. Sharma said on Wednesday. “Seeing the difficulty of the western border, I personally feel that the future of border guarding lies in the use of technology more […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Pakistan goes on backfoot after BSF's Operation Arjun

New Delhi:After the BSF launched Operation Arjun following intermittent firing and ceasefire violations from across the border in Jammu region, Pakistani forces spoke to the Indian side and sought peace along the border, BSF Director General K.K. Sharma said here on Wednesday. Speaking at an interaction with members of the Indian Association of Foreign Affairs […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021