Indo-Tibetan Border Police

Only NSG, CISF to handle VVIP security: Home Ministry

Only NSG, CISF to handle VVIP security: Home Ministry

Till now, the CRPF was providing security to 75 VVIP`s under "Z plus", "Z", "X", "Y Plus" and "Y" categories while ITBP was securing 17 such persons. 
 

Dec 08, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Spike in transgressions by China into Indian territory: Report

Spike in transgressions by China into Indian territory: Report

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Doklam since June 16, 2017.

Nov 26, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Doklam standoff: ITBP to raise military-style combat wing along border to tackle China

Doklam standoff: ITBP to raise military-style combat wing along border to tackle China

For the first time in its over 50 years history, the ITBP is raising and deploying a mechanised column of power vehicles and machines to speedily mobilise troops along the Sino-India border in case of Chinese military transgressions and Doklam-like standoffs.

Oct 15, 2017, 23:39 PM IST

Rajnath Singh concludes four-day Uttarakhand visit

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday concluded his four-day visit to Uttarakhand.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:16 PM IST

People living on China border our strategic assets, should not migrate: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday that people living along the China border were the country's "strategic assets", and directed the frontier guarding force ITBP to ensure that they did not migrate as this would put India's security at risk.

Sep 30, 2017, 20:51 PM IST
Ramdev begins yoga camp with ITBP officers

Ramdev begins yoga camp with ITBP officers

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev began his training of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel the 39 Battalion Campus in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday morning. The ITBP has been given the responsibility of guarding India's borders with China, Nepal and Bhutan.

Sep 02, 2017, 11:47 AM IST
UP: 24 Kawariyas, many policemen injured in stone pelting

UP: 24 Kawariyas, many policemen injured in stone pelting

Nearly 24 Kawariyas along with four Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel and two police personnel were injured after a group of stone pelters attacked a number of devotees of Lord Shiva in Uttar Pradesh on Friday.

Jul 23, 2017, 09:42 AM IST

Republic Day Parade: No show for three border guarding forces this year

Till now, the troops of Army's Special Forces were the only commando force to take part in the Rajpath during January 26 celebrations.

Jan 05, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers near China border

PM Narendra Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers near China border

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday celebrated Diwali with soldiers in a remote and strategic area in Himachal Pradesh, adjoining the Chinese border.

Oct 30, 2016, 14:51 PM IST
Amazing video: An avalanche 20,000 feet above sea level in Himalayas, filmed by our own ITBP men

Amazing video: An avalanche 20,000 feet above sea level in Himalayas, filmed by our own ITBP men

Ask a mountaineer what he thinks about an avalanche and the only word he is likely to utter is – death.

Aug 10, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
Now high-end SUVs for ITBP troops on Sino-India border

Now high-end SUVs for ITBP troops on Sino-India border

Expensive SUVs have for the first time been deployed at high-altitude border posts of the ITBP along the Sino-India border.

May 15, 2016, 18:45 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh: 50 hours after they went missing in Kullu, all trekkers safe, six evacuated

Himachal Pradesh: 50 hours after they went missing in Kullu, all trekkers safe, six evacuated

All eight trekkers, who went missing in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh on Friday, have been located.

Mar 13, 2016, 17:55 PM IST

India sending 35 ITBP commandos to guard Afghanistan missions

India has decided to enhance the security of its mission and consulates in Afghanistan by deploying about three dozen more ITBP commandos at these facilities.

Oct 27, 2015, 21:50 PM IST

CISF, CRPF, ITBP to get over 13,000 houses, 113 barracks

Over 13,000 houses and more than 100 barracks will be constructed at different locations across the country for CISF, CRPF and ITBP personnel by the government as part of its endeavour to improve the efficiency of the forces.

Oct 14, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Rajnath Singh to make three-day visit to forward areas along Pakistan-China borders

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will himself keep an eye on India's borders with Pakistan and China for the next 3 days.

Sep 21, 2015, 10:01 AM IST

ITBP affected as ordnance factories delayed arms supplies: CAG

 Performance of ITBP guarding the sensitive Sino-India border has been "adversely affected" as ordnance factories did not supply necessary arms and ammunition to the force for upto to six years after taking advance payments, the CAG on Friday said.

Jul 24, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

No shortage of ITBP personnel on Sino-Indian border

There is no shortage of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel on the 3,488 km border with China and "routine vacancies" will be filled up, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

Uttarakhand: Police recover murder weapon, bullets hidden by ITBP man

Police on Monday recovered and seized the rifle and about 100 rounds of bullets which were allegedly used by an ITBP constable to kill his officer and shoot at another colleague at the prestigious IAS Academy last week.

Jul 13, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

ITBP jawan who killed senior at Mussoorie IAS Academy surrenders

The ITBP jawan, who had allegedly killed his superior and injured another colleague by opening fire at the prestigious IAS Academy in Mussoorie two days ago, on Sunday surrendered before police here.

Jul 12, 2015, 14:57 PM IST

Come arrest me, Tihar Jail escapee had called his captors

"I am an inmate. Come and arrest me," 19-year-old Faizan had to call out to security personnel guarding the perimeter wall of Tihar Jail when he got stuck in the drain adjoining jail number 8 during his escape bid.

Jun 30, 2015, 22:44 PM IST