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Two CRPF battalions to be deployed in Ghaziabad

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 20:27

In the wake of communal violence in western Uttar Pradesh, two battalions of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), comprising about 2000 personnel, will be deployed in "sensitive areas" of Ghaziabad to maintain law and order.

Odisha to recruit 11,025 policemen, raise 2 battalions

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 22:53

Odisha government is recruiting 11,025 police personnel for raising two battalions for deployment in areas hit by Maoists and industrial security.

Oppn creates ruckus in Bihar on withdrawal of CRPF battalions

Last Updated: Monday, April 01, 2013, 16:43

The opposition created ruckus in the assembly flaying the withdrawal of two CRPF battalions from Bihar for deployment elsewhere in the country and wanted to know whether the state government planned to protest the Centre`s move.

Withdrawal of CRPF battalions from Kashmir may be put on hold

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 23:00

Withdrawal of 3 CRPF battalions from the Kashmir Valley later this month could be put on hold for sometime.

India to raise 30,000 troops for border with China

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 21:49

India will raise another 30,000 troops for the infantry battalions of its Army, Rajya Sabha was told on Wednesday.

BSF to recruit 20,000 constables

Last Updated: Thursday, December 01, 2011, 19:05

In a major expansion plan, the Border Security Force would recruit 20,000 constables and create new battalions, a top official said here on Thursday.

Bangladesh to raise 19 new border guards battalions

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 15, 2011, 21:03

Bangladesh will raise 19 new battalions over the next five years to guard its porous borders with India and Myanmar.

Mizoram buys INSAS rifles for armed battalions

Last Updated: Monday, September 27, 2010, 15:17

The Mizoram govt has so far purchased 1,280 INSAS rifles from the Rifle Factory, Icchapore in West Bengal with permission from the Ministry of Home Affairs, state home minister R. Lalzirliana informed the state assembly Monday.

Govt to raise two more NDRF battalions

Last Updated: Friday, August 20, 2010, 15:15

To deal with disaster situations like floods, cyclones and earthquakes, the Government on Friday decided to raise two additional battalions of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) at a cost of over Rs 150 crore.

16 new SSB battalions for Nepal, Bhutan borders

Last Updated: Thursday, June 17, 2010, 22:38

With an aim to strengthen security along the Indo-Nepal and Indo-Bhutan borders, the government today decided to raise 16 more battalions of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) in the next three years.

ITBP to raise 13 more battalions to be based across country

Last Updated: Saturday, April 10, 2010, 14:32

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police has proposed to raise 13 more battalions to be based across the country, a top official has said.

Orissa requires three more battalions of central force

Last Updated: Saturday, April 03, 2010, 20:18

With 17 of its 30 districts hit by left wing extremism, Orissa needs at least three more battalions of central para-military force to combat the menace, official sources said.