Paramilitary forces of India
According to the official definition adopted in 2011, "Paramilitary Forces" refers to three organisations which assist the Indian Armed Forces particularly closely and are led by officers of the India...
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Special Frontier Force
The Special Frontier Force (SFF) is a paramilitary special force of India created on 14 November 1962. Its main goal originally was to conduct covert operations behind Chinese lines in the event of an...
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Rashtriya Rifles
The Rashtriya Rifles or RR (Hindi: राष्ट्रीय राइफल्स; rarely National Rifles if translated verbatim to English) is a branch of the Indian Army under the authority of the Ministry of Defence.They are a...
Border Security Force
The Border Security Force (BSF) (Hindi:सीमा सुरक्षा बल) is the primary Border Guarding police force of India. It is one of the five Central Armed Police Forces of the Union of India, it was raised in ...
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Home Guard (India)
The Indian Home Guard is an Indian paramilitary police force. It is a voluntary force, tasked as an auxiliary to the Indian Police. The Home Guards Organisation was reorganised in India in 1962 after ...
Home Guard (India) - Wikipedia
Railway Protection Force
The Railway Protection Force (RPF) is a security force of India entrusted with protecting railway passengers, passenger area and railway property of the Indian Railways The Force is commonly referred...
Central Reserve Police Force
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) (Hindi:केंद्रीय रिजर्व पुलिस बल) is the largest of India's Central Armed Police Forces. It functions under the aegis of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) of the Go...
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Assam Rifles
The Assam Rifles is the oldest paramilitary force of India. The unit can trace its lineage back to a paramilitary police force that was formed under the British in 1835 called Cachar Levy. Since then ...
Central Industrial Security Force
The Central Industrial Security Force (C.I.S.F) (established in its present form: 15 June 1983) is a Central Armed Police Force in India.It was set up under an Act of the Parliament of India on 10 Mar...
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Sashastra Seema Bal
Sashastra Seema Bal or SSB, in English the Armed Border Force (but rarely translated into English in Indian usage) (Devanāgarī: सशस्त्र सीमा बल) is one of India's Central Armed Police Forces. It is of...
Commando Battalion for Resolute Action
COBRA (backronym for COmmando Battalion for Resolute Action) is a specialised unit of the CRPF created to counter the Naxalite problem in India. This specialised CRPF unit is one of the few units of t...
List of police ranks in India
The following are ranks in the police forces of India.Gazetted officers include all the Indian Police Service officers which are class I officers of the cadre and all State Police Services officers of...
List of police ranks in India - Wikipedia
Indo-Tibetan Border Police
The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) (Hindi:भारत-तिब्बत सीमा पुलिस बल) is one of the five Central Armed Police Forces of India, raised on 24 October 1962, under the CRPF Act, in the wake of the Sino-...
Indo-Tibetan Border Police - Wikipedia
Rapid Action Force
The Rapid Action Force (RAF) is a specialised wing of the Indian CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force). It was established on 11 December 1991 with headquarters in New Delhi, and became fully operationa...