Out of 19 ITBP
officials, five will be conferred with Police Medal for Gallantry, four with President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service and 10 to be conferred with Police Medal for Meritorious Service.
The Naxals had invested a lot and issued each member with the deo sprays to escape detection by ITBP
dogs, during routine cross country movement.
Interacting with media on the sideline of the event, Singh applauded ITBP
for its courage, bravery and hard work.
The 5-kilometre race, which started from the market area of New Amritsar and finished at the ITBP
camp, was organised by the 52nd battalion of ITBP
1 ON THE SECURITY MEASURES TAKEN BY ITBP
: With additional tasks entrusted to ITBP
from time to time on border guarding, counter- insurgency and internal security roles, the number of ITBP
Battalions increased gradually.
and its under formations are actively involved in various activities to commemorate the supreme sacrifice made by the Indian Armed Forces.
sources said expenses on the security of terror suspects accounted for a big chunk of the due amount.
Deswal was accompanied by the senior ITBP
officials from force headquarters.
officials said the film star was impressed with the ITBP
's efforts to organise the event with an aim of promoting national harmony and encouraging youth to join the security forces.