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Home Ministry letter: Send proposals on grant of raised pay or face SC, CAPF chiefs told

The report mentioned that upset officers had sent multiple letters to Home Minister Amit Shah, alleging deliberate scuttling of the provision by their superiors. These letters called the behaviour of their superiors “snotty”, and their mindset “narrow and negative”.

Cleared by govt, better pay for CAPFs caught in tussle over recruitment rules

Upset officers — belonging to CRPF, BSF, ITBP and SSB — have now sent multiple letters to Home Minister Amit Shah, alleging deliberate scuttling of the whole provision by their superiors.


Lok Sabha polls 2019: Trouble in booths manned by state police, says opposition

Congress MP and State Coordination Committee chief Pradip Bhattacharya met the CEO on Thursday and alleged that the Trinamool Congress had indulged in hooliganism by not allowing their polling agents to enter inside the polling stations.

Decision 2019: In a first, armed force personnel to receive ballot papers digitally

In 2016, the Election Commission of India (ECI) introduced the Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot and a web portal on which service personnel are required to register themselves and download and print ballots using one-time passwords.

Rajnath Singh launches 28 projects in 17 states for central police forces

Singh said the Centre is taking various steps to for capacity building of CAPFs, and that in the last five years, 1,773 infrastructure projects have been sanctioned with an outlay of Rs 12,060 crore.

Central Armed Police Forces' BSF, SSB get new chiefs

1984-batch Uttar Pradesh cadre IPS officer Rajni Kant Misra took over as the new Director General (DG) of the Border Security Force, his batchmate S S Deswal became the DG of the Sashastra Seema Bal.


Supreme Court allows Centre to withdraw force from Darjeeling hills

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra considered Attorney General K K Venugopal's submission that the deployment of the central armed forces fell under the Central government's administrative domain and allowed it to withdraw the remaining CAPF companies from Darjeeling area.

Bypolls: UP to get maximum security personnel

The state has 11 Assembly constituencies and one Parliamentary seat that are going to polls on September 12.

EC seeks more forces for last phase of LS polls

BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi alleged booth capturing and rigging on a massive scale by ruling parties in West Bengal, Bihar and UP.

MHA script for Naxal areas: aid,patriotic films

The forces have also been directed to provide medical help to the elderly and pregnant women.