Central Armed Police Forces: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

S S Deswal appointed as new Director General (DG) of Indo-Tibetan Border Police

Published: November 1, 2018

S S Deswal, a 1984 batch IPS officer of Haryana cadre, has been appointed as the new Director General (DG) of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) for a period up to his superannuation on August 31, 2021. He succeeded R K Pachnanda. Prior to this post, Deswal was the DG of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB). ..

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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 ..

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Bharat Ke Veer

Published: April 24, 2018

Bharat Ke Veer (India’s Bravehearts) is an initiative proposed by film actor Akshay Kumar to the Indian Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh, to allow the public to contribute financial assistance to the families of Indian paramilitary and Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) killed in the line of duty. It is a website and mobile application that enables the public to contribute ..

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Prakriti is first woman officer to be inducted as first direct-entry combat officer in ITBP

Published: March 8, 2018

Prakriti has been inducted as the first direct-entry combat officer in the border guarding force, ITBP. She has a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and is right now based in an ITBP unit in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh. She will soon join the Officers’ Training Academy of the force in Dehradun. The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) force ..

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The 56th raising day of Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) celebrated on 24 October

Published: October 24, 2017

The Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has celebrated its 56th raising day on October 24, 2017. The ITBP guards 3488 KMs long borders in the Himalayas on the BOPs at altitudes ranging from 9K to 18.7 K ft. Apart from border guarding, the Force is also deployed for Anti-Naxal Operations and other Internal Security duties. ..

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