Ministry of Home Affairs sanctions 2,000 posts in Central Industrial Security Force
The Central Industrial Security Force guards about 60 civil airports in the country and has an elite VVIP security wing under its command called the Special Security Group (SSG). The Union Home ministry has recently given approval for the creation of about 2,000 posts in the CISF, a senior official said on Tuesday.
J&K govt orders immediate transfer of Srinagar, Jammu airports to CISF
Airports in Srinagar and Jammu are to be 'immediately' brought under t...
Supreme Court seeks CISF cadre for security inside courts
In recent instances, witnesses and the accused in criminal cases have been killed i...
2 CISF personnel save life of passenger by giving him CPR at Delhi airport
The incident occurred at around 11:40 am on Wednesday, when a passenger, identified as Ashok Mahajan, fell unconscious near a baggage table at the Domestic Security Hold area on the terminal.
Modi govt determined to take care of families of central security forces personnel while they guard the nation: Amit Shah
The over 3-lakh personnel force is categorised as the lead internal security force of the country along with being the mainstay for anti-Naxal operations. The new Central Reserve Police Force headquarters will come up on a 2.23 acre land adjacent to the CBI head office at Lodhi Road at an estimated cost of Rs 277 crore.
CISF canines who secured Delhi Metro retire with medals, selfies & hugs
In a unique ceremony, Hina, Kite, Jelly, Jessy, Lucy, Lovely and the lone male dog Veer were accorded a warm send off by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) after they completed their varied tenures in securing the Delhi Metro against various threats and nefarious activities.
Sourav Ganguly’s B’luru airport selfie wins crowd, CISF and Twitter!
The BCCI boss wrote that he was overwhelmed by the “love of people.”
Unattended bag creates panic at Delhi airport; later claimed by passenger
The bag contained a laptop, its charger, some toys and clothes, they said, declaring there was no RDX or any other explosive in the bag, which was opened in the presence of the claimant. The passenger, who was identified as Shahid Hussain by officials, contacted police authorities after over 16 hours of losing his bag.
CISF goes digital to increase efficiency, reduce paper trail
The force has created mobile apps to create a platform for passengers, where they can register complaints, and also for employees, who can now conduct their HR issues.
India's 2nd largest single-site oil refinery in Jamnagar gets CISF security cover
This is the tenth installation in the private sector of the country to get an armed cover of the CISF, a paramilitary under the Union home ministry.
Ministry to clear airports’ dues to CISF in 3 years
“Dues will be cleared with increased passenger services fee (PSF) that we have announced to hike,” a senior aviation ministry official said.
Mishap at ONGC unit in Navi Mumbai kills 4
Second incident at co this year fuels safety concerns.
IndiGo passengers `forced' to sit in stranded flight: DGCA to probe
IndiGo's operations at the city airport were hit hard with the carrier cancelling many flights on Wednesday following incessant rains in the city.
'Live' bomb found in Mangalore Airport; triggers panic
Mangaluru city police the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) found an unattended black bag near the ticket counter at the exit of the airport at around 8.45 am, with a “live” bomb in it. A team of bomb detection and disposal squad along with the local police that sprung into action took the explosive device to an isolated location.
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