Border Security Force

Intensify vigil along Pakistan and Bangladesh borders to ensure no cross border movement takes place: MHA tells BSF

Shah had reviewed border guarding arrangements, at India-Pakistan and India-Bangladesh borders, with BSF Command and Sector Headquarters through video-conferencing on Thursday.

Apr 10, 2020, 18:39 PM IST

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 10 lakh aid for Delhi riot-hit BSF trooper

Earlier, officers of the BSF on Saturday reached out to Anees and promised him that the force would help to repair the house and also offered financial aid as a 'wedding gift'.

Mar 01, 2020, 17:23 PM IST

BSF team will reach to assess the loss at BSF jawan Anees's house, victim of Delhi riots

Border Security Force team will reach to assess the loss at BSF jawan Mohammad Anees's house whose family is also the victim of Delhi riots.

Feb 29, 2020, 14:30 PM IST

Pakistan intruder shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba sector

A Pakistani national intruding into the Indian territory was shot dead by Border Security Force (BSF) personnel in Samba sector in the intervening night of Thursday and Friday, sources said.

Dec 13, 2019, 11:19 AM IST

Attempts are being made by our enemies to destablise Kashmir: MoS Home Nityanand Rai on BSF's 55th Raising Day

Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanad Rai said on 55th Raising Day of BSF that attempts are being made by our enemies to destabilise Kashmir Valley but BSF is maintaining strict vigil to thwart these attempts. 

Dec 01, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

BSF seizes 5 packets of suspected heroin from Indo-Pak border near Ferozepur sector

The Border Security Force on Saturday said that it seized as many as five packets of contraband, suspected to be heroin, weighing around 5.125 kg near India-Pakistan border from Punjab's Ferozepur sector.

Oct 26, 2019, 14:13 PM IST

BSF troops in Punjab spot multiple drones coming from Pakistan side

Border Security Force (BSF) troops deployed in the Ferozepur Hussainwala sector in Punjab noticed movements of drones in the vicinity on Monday late night. According to BSF sources, its troops patrolling the area fired and destroyed at least three drones coming from the Pakistani side.

Oct 22, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

Family in shock over death of BSF jawan in firing along Bangladesh border

The BSF jawan's wife was observing a fast on Karva Chauth to pray for her husband's well-being when she received the news of his sudden death.

Oct 18, 2019, 07:36 AM IST

Border Guard Bangladesh claim 'self-defence' after BSF jawan killed in firing

BGB troops opened fire on a BSF patrol earlier killing Head Constable Vijay Bhan Singh and injuring another when the party was trying to trace an Indian fisherman, who had gone fishing in the River Padma along the international border, according to the BSF.

Oct 17, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

One BSF jawan killed, another injured in firing by Border Guards Bangladesh in West Bengal

The BGB troops opened fire on the BSF party who was trying to trace the fisherman. While Vijay Bhan Singh received bullet injuries on his head, the other constable received bullet injuries on his right hand.

Oct 17, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

BSF seizes five Pakistani fishing boats from Gujarat's Harami Nullah

The five single-engine fitted boats were seized around 10.45 pm during an operation on Friday

Oct 12, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Search operation launched after drones spotted along Punjab border

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday spotted a Pakistani-origin drone in the Ferozepur area of Punjab near the international border. The drone was sighted flying near the HK tower, a check post on the Hussainiwala border in the area. Watch this video to know more.

Oct 09, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

BSF foils infiltration bid in Baramula near LoC, forces terrorists to flee to PoK

A group of 4-5 infiltrators attempted to enter the Indian territory in the Naugaon sector near the LoC.

Oct 06, 2019, 08:27 AM IST

Body of missing BSF soldier recovered from Pakistan side near LoC

BSF Sub-Inspector Paritosh Mandal has been missing since September 28 from Aik Nallah area near the International Boundary while on operational patrolling duty. He had drowned in the swelling of Aik Nallah while negotiating the Nallah following some input.

Oct 01, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

Ex-BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav joins Jannayak Janata Party

Tej Bahadur Yadav joined the party less than a month before Haryana holds assembly elections in the state. 

Sep 29, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

BSF jawan martyred while foiling an attack by terrorists in Jammu

A jawan posted with Border Security Force (BSF) was martyred on Wednesday while foiling an attack by unidentified terrorists in Jammu's Dadu district.

Sep 26, 2019, 18:52 PM IST

5W1H: Four BSF jawans killed in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Four Border Security Force (BSF) jawans were killed in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh Thursday, police said. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 04, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: 4 BSF jawans killed, 2 injured during encounter with Maoists in Kanker

At least four Border Security Force (BSF) jawans were killed and two others injured on Thursday after an encounter with Maoists in Kanker district in Chhattisgarh. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 04, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

India repatriates Pakistani national as goodwill gesture

Speaking to reporters, a BSF spokesperson said that for maintaining peace and tranquility at the IB, the Pakistani national was returned to Pakistani Rangers at around 3.40 pm.

Mar 09, 2019, 19:28 PM IST

Pakistan Rangers, BSF clash in Akhnoor sector

Tuesday`s violation by Pakistan came on a day the Indian Air Force carried out strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) targeting terror camps in Balakote.

Feb 26, 2019, 14:04 PM IST