Sashastra Seema Bal

Two terrorists responsible for attack on SSB men arrested by J&K Police

Two terrorists responsible for attack on SSB men arrested by J&K Police

Two terrorists, responsible for killing a head constable of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and wounding another jawan, were nabbed by the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday.

Sep 22, 2017, 08:52 AM IST
Govt approves border snoop plan; 2,000 SSB staffers to go to Intelligence Bureau

Govt approves border snoop plan; 2,000 SSB staffers to go to Intelligence Bureau

Over 2,000 personnel of a "dying" paramilitary cadre will be "transferred" to the Intelligence Bureau (IB).

Sep 07, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
 High alerts issued in flood affected Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh

High alerts issued in flood affected Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh

As water entered several houses on the ground level, people took to manually draining it out using vessels.

Aug 05, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
Over 3,600 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Over 3,600 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

"A fresh batch of 3,603 pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in an escorted convoy of 153 vehicles at 3.25 am," officials said here.

Jul 16, 2017, 09:50 AM IST
Over 3,300 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Over 3,300 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

"A total of 3,398 yatris left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas at 3.30 am in an escorted convoy of 132 vehicles," the official added.

Jul 15, 2017, 11:47 AM IST

After Amarnath terror attack, UP beefs up security along Nepal border

Sashastra Seema Bal personnel have also been directed to be extra vigilant in places like Sunauli, Nautanwa, and Rupaidiha, the entry points from the neighbouring Himalayan country. 

Jul 11, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

Security stepped up in border districts of Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh police and the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) have stepped up the vigil along the Indo-Nepal border in the wake of a terrorist attack on Amarnath pilgrims in Jammu and Kashmir last night.

Jul 11, 2017, 17:56 PM IST

Ahead of Burhan Wani death anniversary, Rajanth Singh reviews Kashmir situation

Minister of State Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir, Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi, Inspector General of National Security Guard (NSG) and other senior officers were also present in the meeting.

Jul 06, 2017, 14:09 PM IST
Amarnath yatra begins from twin routes of Pahalgam, Baltal

Amarnath yatra begins from twin routes of Pahalgam, Baltal

The 40-day long Amarnath ​Yatra to the Himalayan cave shrine in Anantnag district would end on August 7 on Shravan Purnima coinciding with the Raksha Bandhan festival.

Jun 29, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

Two Maoists involved in Sukma attack among nine held

Nine Maoists, including two allegedly involved in the deadly Sukma attack in which 25 CRPF troopers died, were arrested in Bihar's Jamui district in two operations last week, an official said on Thursday.

Jun 08, 2017, 22:06 PM IST
Rajnath Singh to discuss ''Indo-China Border'' issue with CMs of five states

Rajnath Singh to discuss ''Indo-China Border'' issue with CMs of five states

Rajnath Singh will visit the SSB border posts at Uttarey, Kumukh and Bajrajadhara on Indo-Nepal Border.

May 20, 2017, 10:23 AM IST
China made Heroin worth Rs. 6 crore seized by SSB

China made Heroin worth Rs. 6 crore seized by SSB

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has seized 900 gms of Double Tiger China made Heroin worth Rs. 6 crore and also apprehended a person namely Lal Bahaudur Sardar in connection with the case.

May 19, 2017, 17:17 PM IST

Hizbul militant held on Nepal border while trying to enter India

A Hizbul Mujahideen militant trying to enter India from Nepal was arrested from a border crossing point in Uttar Pradesh earlier this week, the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) said on Sunday.

May 14, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
SSB camp office, 45 shops gutted in massive fire in Jammu

SSB camp office, 45 shops gutted in massive fire in Jammu

People alleged sabotage and demanded a high-level inquiry into the repeated fire incidents in Bhalesa area in which they claim properties worth crores have been damaged.

Apr 20, 2017, 09:50 AM IST

Situation at border tense, Nepalese shouting anti-India slogans: SSB

Uttar Pradesh shares a long open border with Nepal touching seven districts - Pilibhit, Lakhimpur Kheri, Bahraich, Sravasti, Balrampur, Sidhharthnagar, Maharajganj.

Mar 10, 2017, 18:16 PM 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
Synthetic drugs worth Rs 6 crore seized on Indo-Nepal border

Synthetic drugs worth Rs 6 crore seized on Indo-Nepal border

Troops of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Sunday recovered synthetic drugs worth Rs six crore in the international market on the Indo-Nepal border in West Bengal. 

Oct 10, 2016, 10:48 AM IST
SSB increases vigil along Indo-Nepal border ahead of PM visit

SSB increases vigil along Indo-Nepal border ahead of PM visit

 Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Gorakhpur on July 22, Uttar Pradesh Police and the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) have stepped up vigil along the Indo-Nepal border that falls under the Gorakhpur-Basti division.

Jul 19, 2016, 13:23 PM IST

Bihar SSB rescues 59 trafficked children, 13 human traffickers arrested

At least 59 children have been rescued and 13 traffickers arrested by the border guarding force SSB.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

SSB starts first border outpost training module

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Monday started its first on-field Border Outpost (BoP) training module for its 50,000 personnel guarding the India-Nepal and India-Bhutan borders. The exercise is aimed to refresh critical learning elements and boost the effectiveness and professionalism of the force.

Jul 11, 2016, 21:14 PM IST