Category Archives: Internal Security

Development of infrastructure in Border Areas

Border Areas
India needs to improve its border infrastructure in the background of the changing geopolitics of Asia that will increasingly be shaped by Sino-Indian relations. This was stressed at a panel discussion on “India’s Border Infrastructure” organized by Observer Research Foundation on 9 June, 2010. The discussion focused on the state of border infrastructure
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Defence Land encroachment

The Ministry of Defence has received reports from the land management agencies under it, of about approximately 10126 acres of defence land being under encroachment.  This is around 0.58% of the total land holding of Ministry of Defence.  Reports and complaints on the subject are received from time to time but no centralized record of such complaints is … Read More

Pakistan Army slams its own Generals, Praises Indian Bureaucracy


The much-maligned Indian bureaucracy got a pat on its back by its eternal rival, the Pakistan Army, which called their own babus and Generals “shady” and “inconsistent”. In its top-secret Green Book, the Pakistan Army slams its Generals-turned-rulers by calling Ayub Khan a “laissez-faire leader”, Yahya Khan an “impoverished leader” … Read More

Additional facilities extended to persons residing in India on LT Visa

The Central Government has extended certain facilities in last two years to persons from Minority community of Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan, namely Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians  staying on Long Term Visa  (LTV) in India,  such as affidavit in place of renunciation certificate, LTV for five years instead of two years,… Read More

BSF hands over 1500 certificates to Health Minister pledging organ donation

Border Security Force (BSF) handed over 1500 certificates to Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, pledging to donate their organs at a function organised in collaboration with National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) . Speaking on this occasion, Shri J P Nadda stated that this is a great initiative by BSF and will go … Read More

National Conference of Investigation Agencies on 12-13th August, 2016

The Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) in coordination with National Investigation Agency (NIA) is organizing the 1st National Conference of Investigation Agencies on 12-13th August, 2016, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. The conference has originated from the mandate of the BPR&D and the recommendations of Directors General of … Read More

HAL Modernization

Modernisation the existing production facilities is a continuous process in HAL. Modernisation is taken up to enhance capability and capacity. This includes up gradation of technology through establishment of new processes, state of the art manufacturing and design facilities with an aim to increase productivity, efficiency and improve work conditions.… Read More

IndianBureaucracy tribute to martyrs on 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas, Jai Hind !

Today is 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas. The day is observed on 26 July every year in honour of the Kargil War Heroes. Defence Minister Manohar Parikar and three Service Chiefs will pay homage to Kargil martyrs at Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate in New Delhi .

It was on this day in 1999 that the Indian Armed Forces, as part of Operation Vijay, recaptured Indian posts in Kargil… Read More

Approval for procurement of Control Units, Ballot Units & Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail Units

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the proposal of Election Commission to procure :
a) 550000 Ballot Units (BUs) and 545000 Control Units (CUs) during 2016-17, at a tentative cost of Rs. 77007- and Rs. 93007- respectively per unit from M/s Bharat Electronics Ltd and M/s Electronics Corporation of India… Read More

Joint dedication of Petrapole Integrated Check Post

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina jointly inaugurated the Petrapole Integrated Check Post through video-conferencing. Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee also participated from Kolkata in the video-conference.

Petrapole-Benapole is an important land border crossing for India-Bangladesh… Read More

Construction of Strategic Railway Lines

Ministry of Railways

Government has accorded ‘in – principle’ approval for construction and undertaking Final Location Survey (FLS) of following railway lines along the India-China border…

• Missamari (Bhalukpong)-Tenga-Tawang;

• Bilaspur-Mandi-Manali-Leh;

• Pasighat-Parasuramkund-Rupai and

• North Lakhimpur-Bame (Along)-Silapathar.

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