SASHASTRA SEEMA BAL
Need someone who can drive, cook, clean? Border force can help with man fridays
The programme called ‘Man Friday’ (though it will train girls too) is intended to produce “multi-talented” domestic helps and workers by training boys and girls from villages in border areas and regions that have been under Maoist influence.
India and Nepal pledge to enhance border security with intelligence sharing
"The main aim of the meeting was to enhance mutual cooperation an...
2,000 Sashastra Seema Bal staffers to go to Intelligence Bureau; Government approves border snoop plan
A total of 2,765 posts of the civilian...
Slaughter ban rules based on Sashastra Seema Bal chief Banshi Dhar Sharma's report on cattle trafficking
Clear distinction that separate cattle for agricultural use from those headed to slaughter has become the most controversial clause.
MHA orders withdrawal of over 7,000 paramilitary personnel from Kashmir
A total of 72 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have been ordered to "revert" to their locations across the country, they said. One such company has about 100 personnel.
India, Nepal agree to resolve border issues, rebuild pillars
The agreement was reached during a meeting of Indian and Nepalese officials at the SSB Group centre here, Balrampur District Magistrate Rakesh Kumar Misra said.
Security increased along India-Nepal border in Uttar Pradesh
The decision to seal the border was taken during a recent meeting of officials from both the countries, Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) commandant Shiv Dayal said today.
Indo-Nepal border sealed ahead of civic polls
Cameras have been installed on trade and transit points along India's border with Nepal to prevent illegal movement of people.
First ever woman chief of SSB retires; Rajni Kant Mishra takes charge
A post-graduate in science, Rajni Kant Mishra served in different capacities in both Uttar Pradesh and central governments.
Real-time satellite information to help border forces check intruders
The Navy has a dedicated military satellite, Gsat-7 or 'Rukmini' which monitors the Indian Ocean Region as it has a nearly 2,000 nautical mile "footprint".
'36 % gazetted officer posts vacant in SSB'
In the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), guarding the India-China border, 573 posts (27 per cent) are vacant as against the sanctioned strength of 2,094 gazetted officers.
Two Sashastra Seema Bal jawans hurt in IED blast by Naxals
A team of SSB was carrying out patrolling near the railway track being laid as part of the under-construction Dallirajhra -Rowghat rail project.
Rajni Kant Mishra appointed new SSB chief
Mishra, 58, a native of Patna in Bihar, joined the Border Security Force (BSF) as Inspector General in 2012.
Sashastra Seema Bal increases vigil along Indo-Nepal border ahead of PM Modi's visit
"All the border outposts have been kept on high alert and patrolling in sensitive border areas has been increased," a senior SSB official said.
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