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Assam Rifles


ITBP team wins 40th All India Police Equestrian Championship, Assam Rifles ends second

April 11, 2022 11:39 pm

While the ITBP team bagged a total of 25 medals to emerge as the winner, the Assam Rifles team won a total of 8 medals to claim the second spot.

Manipur ambush: NIA announces cash rewards for info on 10 militants

January 06, 2022 7:07 pm

The ten 'terrorists' wanted by the agency include two top leaders holding the rank of Lt Colonel, seven lieutenants and one corporal. The cash rewards range from Rs 4 lakh to Rs 8 lakh.

CBI takes over probe into alleged scam in Assam Rifles recruitment

December 28, 2021 5:43 pm

According to the FIR, a departmental inquiry by the vigilance branch of the Assam Rifles in Shillong had found that one Yashwant Kumar, a teacher from Bihar, was acting as a middleman in connivance with certain personnel and doctors of the Assam Rifles to get candidates recruited in the force.

Explained: Assam Rifles' dual control structure, and its role

December 07, 2021 7:58 am

Assam Rifles is the only paramilitary force with a dual control structure. While the administrative control of the force is with the MHA, its operational control is with the Indian Army, which is under the Ministry of Defence.

Nagaland civilian killings: Deep regret, says Army, announces court of inquiry and action

December 06, 2021 6:57 am

Officials in the security establishment said the incident was the result of an Army operation in which the victims may have been mistaken for insurgents from the Yung Aung faction of the banned National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang).

Nagaland killings aren’t a mere ‘blunder’. Exemplary action based on fair probe is the way to earn people’s trust

December 06, 2021 9:47 am

🔴 The government’s immediate task is to reach out to the families of the bereaved and act fast to address the breach of trust between the local population and state agencies.

The attack on Assam Rifles in Manipur shows precarity of peace at Indo-Myanmar border

November 20, 2021 6:46 am

Kham Khan Suan Hausing writes: Attack on Assam Rifles in Manipur indicates precarious peace along the border with Myanmar. India must bolster intelligence gathering, security

Colonel killed in Manipur ambush cremated

November 16, 2021 5:39 am

Earlier in the day, a special IAF plane carrying the bodies of the officer, his wife and son, landed at an airstrip in Raigarh.

Colonel’s brother also with Assam Rifles, parents just back from Manipur visit

November 14, 2021 6:56 am

Subhash Tripathi (80) and wife Asha (70) had travelled from their hometown in Raigarh in east Chhattisgarh, to celebrate Diwali with the Colonel and his family, and left on November 7.

Assam Rifles CO, family among seven killed in Manipur ambush

November 14, 2021 4:15 am

The People’s Liberation Front and the Manipur Naga People’s Front have claimed responsibility for the attack.