Border Security Force: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019
Published: March 1, 2019
Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) concluded a three-day Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019 as a part of confidence-building measures between the two border guards. Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019 The exercise was named after Mainamati hill range situated 8 km west of Comilla Township in Bangladesh, which is home to an ancient Buddhist ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019 conducted between India and Bangladesh
Published: March 1, 2019
In Tripura, the joint border guarding exercise “Mainamati Maitree Exercise 2019’ was held between the Border Security Force (BSF) and Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) as a part of ‘Confidence Building Measures’ between the two border guards. The exercise was named after the Mainamati hill range situated 8 km west of Comilla township in Bangladesh, which ..
Topics: Bangladesh • Bangladesh Liberation War • Border control • Border guard • Border Guards Bangladesh • Border Security Force • Comilla • Countries • Government of Bangladesh • Mainamati • Military of Bangladesh • South Asia
Rajni Kant Mishra appointed as new Director-General of Border Security Force
Published: September 29, 2018
Rajni Kant Mishra, a 1984 batch Indian Police Service officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre, has been appointed the new Director-General of Border Security Force (BSF). He will succeed K.K. Sharma, who is superannuating on September 30, 2018. Mr. Mishra has been shifted from the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB). He will head the BSF till August ..
Topics: Border Security Force • Central Armed Police Forces • Government • Government of India • India • Indian Police Service • Law enforcement in India • Mishra • Paramilitary forces of India • President's Police Medal • Sashastra Seema Bal • SSB
Senior IPS officer Rajni Kant Misra appointed Director General of BSF
Published: September 28, 2018
Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has appointed senior IPS officer Rajni Kant Misra as Director General of Border Security Force (BSF). He has been tasked to head BSF for period up to his superannuation on August 31, 2019. He succeeds K K Sharma, who will retire at the end of this month. Misra is ..
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India’s first ‘smart fence’ pilot project inaugurated along Indo-Pak border
Published: September 18, 2018
India’s first ‘smart fence’ pilot project was inaugurated along two 5-km each patches of India-Pakistan International Border Jammu and Kashmir. It was launched by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh from Border Security Force (BSF) Headquarters in Ploura, J&K. Smart fence pilot project The initiative has been taken up by BSF as part of comprehensive integrated ..