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Border Security Force

The Border Security Force (BSF) is a Border Guarding Force of India. Set up on December 1, 1965, it is a paramilitary force charged with guarding India’s land border during peace time and preventing transnational crime. It is a Union Government Agency ambit of the administrative control of Ministry of Home Affairs. It is one …

Nataional Institute of Social Defence

The National Institute of Social Defence was set up originally as Central Bureau of Correctional Services in 1961, the ambit of the Ministry of Home Affairs, in pursuance of the recommendations emerging at various National Forums. In 1964, the Bureau was transferred to the then Department of Social Security. Since 1975 the Institute was a …

indo-tibetan border police

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) is one of the five Central Armed Police Forces of India, established on 24 October 1962, under the CRPF Act, in the wake of the Sino-Indian War of 1962. The ITBP was intended for deployment with India’s border with China’s Tibet Autonomous Region. In September 1996, the Parliament of country …

DRDO

Defense Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) comes under the Department of Defence Research and Development of Ministry of Defence. DRDO dedicatedly working to the path of enhancing self-reliance in Defence Systems and undertakes design & development leading to the production of world class weapon systems and equipment in accordance with the expressed needs and the …

National Defence Academy

The National Defence Academy is an iconic institution and hallmark of global excellence in the horizon of military education. The NDA is situated at Khadakwasla near Pune, Maharashtra. It is the first tri-service academy in the world. NDA alumni have guided and fought in every major conflict in which the Indian Armed Forces has been …

Central Bureau of Investigation

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is the foremost investigating agency of India. Working under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, the CBI is headed by the Director. The CBI has been known to investigate several economic crimes, special crimes, cases of corruption and other high-profile cases. The founding director …

National Investigation Agency

National Investigation Agency was formed after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks as need for a central agency to combat terrorism was realized. The conviction rate of this anti-terrorism agency is presently 95 percent as it has managed to convict 167 accused in the 185 cases registered by it since its inception. The founder Director-General of …

What is One Rank One Pension Scheme

The Indian government has come up with the One Rank One Pension (OROP) in what is being seen as a final effort to get the attention of the defence community of India – at the present moment, there are 14 lakh soldiers and officers serving in various capacities in different wings of the national armed …

What is the National Service Scheme

Motto: The motto of National Service Scheme is “NOT ME BUT YOU” About The National Service Scheme (NSS) is a Central Sector Scheme of Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. It provides an opportunity to the student youth of 11th & 12th Class of schools at +2 Board level and student youth …