The fresh companies were moved into the Valley as part of the strategy of 'enhancing security and visibility' of the forces on the ground
A total of 1,272 male candidates and 161 female candidates have been selected after all stages of the recruitment
Those who clear Paper 1 and Paper 2 will take the physical standard test and physical efficiency test. Those who clear these tests will be called for medical examination. After that, the merit list will be prepared.
This year, a total of 2,557 aspirants have qualified for the exam - 2,299 males and 258 females
The application process will shut on 5 May. The allotment of exam centres will be on a 'first-apply-first allot' basis, the official notification said
State home minister Tamradhwaj Sahu, in a written reply, also said that 315 Naxals surrendered in 2019 while 344 surrendered in 2020
The home minister ceremoniously distributed the 'Ayushman CAPF' health cards among some personnel from the seven Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) in Guwahati on Saturday
Centre extends disability compensation to all serving govt employees who suffer impairment in line of duty
The Centre has decided to extend 'Disability Compensation' for all serving government employees, if they get disabled in the line of duty and are retained in service in spite of such disablement, as part of its New Year announcements.
SSC CPO SI releases 2020 admit card for Eastern, North Eastern, Western, North Western, Southern regions
According to Careers 360, the SSC CPO SI 2020 examination will be conducted from 23 to 25 November in online mode
The Home Ministry had withdrawn 10 CAPF companies in May from the region, while 72 such units were told to return in December last year
After Narendra Modi's appeal to promote local goods, paramilitary canteens to now sell only indigenous products from 1 June
Taking a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal to promote local products, Union Home Ministry on Wednesday decided that canteens of paramilitary forces will sell only indigenous products from June 1 in a bid to give a fillip to small scale industries and Khadi.
Accidents, suicides claim 2,200 CAPF personnel between 2014 to 2018, shows National Crime Records Bureau data
As many as 2,200 Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) personnel died in accidents and suicides in a span of five years from 2014 to 2018, with the annual figures of such casualties coming down in recent years
ITBP constable dies after fatally shooting five colleagues: Stress, tough work conditions take toll on mental health of security personnel
Official data does indicate that fratricides among security forces constitute a serious problem.
With Manmohan Singh's SPG cover removed, over 3,000 commandos of security force will now provide cover to just 4 VVIPs
The SPG with its 3,000 strong commandos now provides close proximate security to just four persons — Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her two children — Rahul and Priyanka
BJP general secretary on Ram Madhav lashed out at PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti over her remarks on the deployment of troops in Jammu and Kashmir.
Satya Pal Malik says situation in Kashmir Valley is 'normal', urges people not to 'pay heed to rumours'
Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik said on Tuesday that people should not pay heed to rumours of any major decision on the special status of the state as 'everything is normal'
Police ordered to provide details of mosques in Kashmir; Centre slams NC, PDP for creating panic on security deployment
The Jammu and Kashmir administration has ordered the police to immediately provide details of the mosques in the Valley where the Centre has moved additional forces fuelling speculation by the regional parties on the fate of Article 35A that gives special status to the state
Direct recruits in CAPFs set for huge career boost after govt ends domination of IPS cadres in top posts of paramilitary forces
The government on Thursday paved way for promotion of Cadre Officers of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) or paramilitary forces to important positions, which were till now restricted only to IPS officers
Retirement, pension procedures for hundreds of CAPF personnel remain halted amid government's indecision on superannuation age
Hundreds of retirements and subsequent pension procedures for personnel of various Central Armed Police Forces have been stuck since May 31 as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to take a final decision over fixing a benchmark superannuation age in these uniformed services
UPSC CAPF 2019 notification released on upsc.gov.in for 323 posts; check eligibility, selection process here
The Union Public Service Commission is expected to release the UPSC CAPF 2019 notification on Wednesday, 24 April. The notification for the Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) examination 2019 will be available on the official UPSC website — upsc.gov.in. Candidates have a deadline of 20 May to apply.