Tag Archives: ITBP

Home Minister visits ITBP Border Out-Post at Nelong, Uttarakhand

Home Minister

On the New Year Day, the Union Home Minister visited the Forward Areas of the Himalayan borders in Uttarakashi district. He met the ITBP jawans deployed at the Nelong Border Out-Post (BOP) located at the height of 11,636 ft MSL. Shri Rajnath Singh had personal interaction with the jawans deployed at the icy heights of the valley.

Union Home Minister, while addressing… Read More

Government to connect all posts along the India-China border with roads

India-China border

The government has undertaken a special project to connect all the border posts along the India-China border with roads. This was stated by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh while reviewing the operational preparedness of a forward Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) Border Out Post at Nelong in Uttarakhand yesterday. Mr Singh said, while a number of border… Read More

Diwali Gift to the Soldiers of the Country

Diwali Gift

Soldiers and officers of various army and para-military units like CRPF, BSF, BRO, ITBP, etc. are deployed in remote and far flung areas to protect Borders of India. The soldiers and officers are working day and night without bothering about difficult weather conditions and as they are posted away from their homes and headquarters, there is a constant requirement… Read More

R K Pachnanda takes charge as ITBP DG

R K Pachnanda, IPS

Shri R K Pachnanda IPS (West Bengal 1983) presently DG of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has taken charge as the chief of the Indo-China border guarding force ITBP , handed over the baton of the about 90,000-personnel strong, mountain warfare-trained force by outgoing Director General  Shri Krishna Chaudhary IPS (Bihar 1979).

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Rajiv Mehrishi flags-in ITBP Mount Dhaulagiri-1 Expedition

Union Home Secretary Shri Rajiv Mehrishi and Director General of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) Shri Krishna Chaudhary flagged-in the first Mount Dhaulagiri-1 (8167 Mtr) International Mountaineering Expedition-2017 of ITBP at the Force HQ here today. Appreciating the contribution and achievements of ITBP in mountaineering, Shri Mehrishi conveyed… Read More

Home Ministry to expand social media outreach

Home Ministry

The Home Ministry and the paramilitary forces are all set to expand their social media outreach and increase interaction with public besides strengthening grievance redressal mechanism.The issue was discussed threadbare at a meeting attended by officials of the home ministry and the paramilitary forces handling social media accounts and representatives… Read More

National PR day to be organised by PRSI delhi chapter

PRSI(Delhi Chapter) is conducting National Public Relation Day  on 21st April, 2017 at Tagore Auditorium, SCOPE Complex, Lodhi Road. Eminent speakers like Maj Gen (Dr) G D Bakshi SM, VSM (Retd), Maj Gen KVS Lalotra, AVSM, YSM, SM (Retd),  Dr.U.D Choubey, DG,SCOPE, Josy Joseph, National Security Editor, The Hindu and Commandant Deepak Pandey,ITBP … Read More

The Delhi Horse Show-2017

The Delhi Horse Show has been in existence since the early part of 20th century. In the days of Raj, it was considered one of the main events in the Indian social calendar and everyone descended on Delhi from all part of the Country. After Independence, the tradition continued and it remained India’s premier Horse Show till it was discontinued in 1979.

In 1986,… Read More

Home Minister reviews working of Police Division

The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh reviewed the working of Police Division. The Home Minister was informed by the Senior Officers that the CRPF, for the first time, is raising an exclusive composite tribal Battalion by recruiting male and female tribal youth from south Bastar region. The recruitment process is going on and is likely to be completed … Read More

Increasing Quota of Himalayan States in Paramilitary Forces

As per Government policy, the vacancies in the rank of Constable (General Duty) are distributed among the States/Union Territories and also among the Border districts and militancy affected areas as follows:-

(1)   60% of vacancies are allotted amongst States/UTs on the basis of population ratio.

(2)   20% of vacancies in the Border Guarding Forces… Read More

Infrastructure along Indo-China Border

Indo-China border is characterised by high altitude and difficult terrain. In order to ensure effective border policing along Indo-China border, the border guarding force i.e. Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) conducts short range and long range patrols in consultation with Indian Army. To provide accessibility government is taking up infrastructure… Read More

PM celebrates Diwali with jawans, people, near India-China border

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, today visited Sumdo near the India-China border, in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh, to celebrate Diwali with the jawans.

He interacted with jawans from the ITBP and the Indian Army, and offered sweets to them.
Addressing the jawans, he said he had been visiting armed forces personnel every year on Diwali since 2001.  … Read More