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Mar 01, 2020
Amit Shah in Kolkata: Home minister warns those who intend to 'disrupt peace', says they should fear 'presence of NSG'Amit Shah also exuded confidence that the Centre will meet the expectations of its security organisations
Jan 19, 2020
Accidents, suicides claim 2,200 CAPF personnel between 2014 to 2018, shows National Crime Records Bureau dataAs 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
Jan 14, 2020
Centre to withdraw NSG commandos from VIP protection; focus on anti-terrorism operations, training will help strengthen chinks in armourTwo decades since the 'Black Cats' — National Security Guard (NSG) commandos — were enlisted for VIP protection duties, the Centre on Monday decided to completely withdraw the elite counter-terror force from the task, and direct the personnel into the counter-terrorism and anti-hijack operations the force had been originally conceptualised to tackle.
Oct 15, 2019
Abrogation of Article 370 a 'decisive battle' for peace in Kashmir, says Amit Shah during 35th Raising Day celebrations of NSGThe abrogation of Article 370 provisions is a 'decisive battle' waged by the Narendra Modi government to end years of proxy war and terrorism from Pakistan, Union Home Minister Amit Shah
Oct 28, 2018
NSG military operations commander's post lying vacant for past six months; force seeks MHA's interventionIn the NSG hierarchy, the counter-terror and counter-hijack commando units are placed under the overall command of IG (Operations), a post based in the NSG headquarters in Delhi.
May 09, 2018
Kashmir unrest: Deploying NSG will boost forces but elite commandos should be shielded from stone peltersThe NSG is a federal contingency force that differs from the various other special forces like the army’s Ghatak commandos and the navy’s Marcos, in several ways.
Apr 30, 2018
'Black Cat' commandos to be deployed in Kashmir to help security forces during encounters'Black Cat' commandos of the elite counter-terror force NSG are set to be deployed soon in Jammu and Kashmir to help security forces in dealing with encounters and hostage-like situations, officials said on Monday.
Apr 10, 2018
Rajnath Singh asks NSG to prepare itself to tackle emerging terror threats like vehicle-ramming, lone wolf attacksThe newly-devised terror techniques of using large vehicles to mow down civilians and lone wolf attacks pose a "serious challenge" to the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said and asked special forces such as the NSG to prepare themselves to deal with these threats
Jan 19, 2018
CRPF Special DG Sudeep Lakhtakia appointed as new Director General of NSG, to succeed SP SinghSenior IPS officer Sudeep Lakhtakia has been appointed as the new Director General (DG) of the 'black cats' commando force, the National Security Guard (NSG)
Dec 05, 2017
NSG commando kills self after shooting at wife and sister-in-law at Manesar; police probe onA National Security Guard (NSG) commando committed suicide after shooting at his wife and sister-in-law inside a camp located at Gurugram’s Manesar on Tuesday, according to media reports.