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Border Security Forces


BSF Group B Recruitment 2022: Apply for 90 SI, JE, and Inspector posts

May 06, 2022 10:18 am

Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website of BSF — The selection will be done on the basis of a written test, followed by documentation, physical standards test, practical test, and medical examination.

BSF recovers 8 packets of drugs from Kutch coast

May 05, 2022 12:38 am

The packets were labelled as “Arabica Premium Egoiste Café, Velvet” and looked similar to the ones recovered from the state’s coast by BSF, Gujarat Police, Coast Guard, Customs from Jakhau Port and Creek area, BSF said.

BSF opens fire at suspected Pakistani drone along IB in Jammu

March 05, 2022 9:07 am

A BSF spokesperson said alert troops of the force fired at the suspected flying object when it entered the general area of Arnia around 4.10 am.

BSF DG’s remark on demographic change to justify a wider berth in border areas is flawed, disturbing

December 02, 2021 9:47 am

🔴 The protests against the NRC and CAA were mobilisations against framing Indian citizenship in communal terms. That the BSF D-G echoed the same disquieting refrain to justify the need to go deeper is regrettable.

BSF area expanded, Punjab, Bengal call it intrusion on rights

October 14, 2021 10:55 am

In a gazette notification issued Monday, the government said it is amending the schedule of its earlier notification of July 2014 in terms of jurisdiction of the BSF to exercise its powers in states that it guards international borders.

Over 330 Covid deaths in Central police forces, 40% in second wave

July 12, 2021 6:47 am

More than 35 per cent of infections and almost 40 per cent of deaths occurred in the period beginning from the third week of March, when the second wave of the pandemic started to pick up.

Forces foil infiltration bid, seize narcotics worth Rs 50 crore in Kupwara

April 15, 2021 7:55 am

The team also claimed to have recovered 10 kilograms of narcotics putting it's approximate value at Rs 50 crore in the international market.

Cattle smuggling: CBI names TMC leader Vinay Mishra in supplementary chargesheet

February 24, 2021 5:47 pm

Though CBI has been searching for Mishra, who is absconding, and has also procured an arrest warrant against him, he wasn't named in the first chargesheet by the agency.

Film by Pune student paints the emotional trials faced by soldiers

February 17, 2021 12:16 am

In the film, protagonist Suraj Sharma, a Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, has to leave his wife, Gayatri, at his Madhya Pradesh village days after their marriage to join duty at the Siachen.

BSF unfurls 131-foot-high Tricolour, tallest along India-Pak border in J&K

January 27, 2021 2:10 am

The 12x8 foot flag at the “heritage” Octroi Border Outpost in Suchetgarh sector of R S Pura sub-division will be visible as far as Pakistan’s Sialkot town, nearly 11 km across the International Border.


BSF's daredevil bikers rehearse stunts ahead of event to mark 75 years of independence

August 24, 2021 9:48 pm

Border Security Force personnel of team 'Daredevil' rehearse for an upcoming show at the Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad.


Wagah border: Performances ahead of beating retreat parade

January 26, 2016 5:32 pm

Punjab, Jan 26 (ANI): Ceremonial performances were witnessed during the Republic day celebrations on Wagah Border ahead of beating the retreat parade on Tuesday.The Border Security Forces (BSF) and the Pakistani Rangers on Tuesday exchanged sweets on the occasion of India's 67th Republic Day along the Attari-Wagah border in Amritsar in Punjab.

BSF beefs up security on Punjab riverine border

January 22, 2016 8:26 am

Ajnala, Jan 22 (ANI): The Border Security Forces (BSF) has beefed up boat-related patrolling and check posts along the riverine border, which separates India and Pakistan, to prevent infiltration and smuggling operations. BSF officials said border fencing at some places have been damaged because of the water pressure. The drug menace in Punjab is reportedly of a very high level and authorities are hard pressed to counter it.

Parrikar reaches MHA to discuss internal security issues

January 15, 2016 7:08 am

New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar reached Ministry for Home Affairs to discuss the internal security issues. Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi , Border Security Forces (BSF) Director General DK Pathak and National Security Agency (NSA) Ajit Doval arrived for internal security meet at North Block. Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar are scheduled to meet today.