Sashastra Seema Bal
World  /  Published 20.07.20

Indian farmer injured in Nepal firing

Nepal’s border guards shot and injured a farmer from Kishanganj in Bihar who was apparently searching for his cow across the frontier on Saturday evening, five weeks after their firing killed an...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 30.09.18

Birthday leave for SSB jawans

The Union home ministry has sanctioned a proposal to grant leave to each and every Sashastra Seema Bal jawan on their birthdays and offer them sweets as part of new measures to boost the morale of the...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.04.20

All posts along Nepal border alerted after intel on FICN smuggler

The SSB has alerted all its units along the Nepal border following an intelligence input that a notorious arms and fake currency smuggler may try to infiltrate people into India who could be infected ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.10.18

Paramilitary vacancies at 61,000

Over 61,000 posts are lying vacant in six paramilitary forces in the country, according to home ministry statistics. As many as 18,460 posts are vacant in the country’s largest paramilitary force...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.12.19

Amit Shah alert on infiltration

Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday sounded an alert on infiltration across the Nepal border and asked the Sashastra Seema Bal to ensure that India’s borders with friendly neighbours are not m...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 19.12.19

Amit Shah meets top security officials

Union home minister Amit Shah met top security officials on Thursday night and reviewed the security situation in the wake of the nationwide protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.“The gov...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.06.19

Govt indecision stalls CAPF retirement process

Hundreds of retirements and subsequent pension procedures for personnel of various Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have been stuck since May 31 as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to take a fin...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.20

Nepalis held over drone flight near border post

Ten Nepal nationals have been arrested after Sashastra Seema Bal personnel guarding the border at Kalpokhri in Darjeeling district found a drone hovering near their outpost in the Indian territory.Kal...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 05.03.20

Corona scan at border posts

Union home secretary Ajay Bhalla on Thursday held a video-conference with officials from states that have international borders, including Bengal, to assess the preparedness at checkposts to screen fo...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.20

Border tabs on coronavirus

The Bengal government has deployed paramedics at two principal points to enter the state from Nepal as part of a precaution to prevent spread of coronavirus that claimed dozens of lives in China. The ...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri


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