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Raman Srivastava

About Raman Srivastava

Raman Srivastava was appointed as the next Director General (DG) of the Border Security Force (BSF) on July 2009. He took charge on August 1, 2009.

As BSF Chief

Srivastava replaced M.L.Kumawat who retires on July 31. He will be the Director General of the BSF from August 1 until his superannuation on October 31, 2011 or till further orders. Currently, Special Secretary (Internal Security) in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Srivastava is an IPS officer of the 1973 batch and belongs to the Kerala Cadre

Raman Srivastava in News

Delhi CM urged to exempt VAT on items sold through Central Police Canteen
Minister of State for Home Jitendra Singh has met Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit and requested for exempting the items sold through Central Police Canteen (CPC) outlets from levy or VAT/Octroi in the National Capital Territory of Delhi.

Security forces fire only in self-defence, says BSF chief
Border Security Force (BSF) Director General Raman Srivastava has said that the paramilitary outfit guarding the country's borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh only fires in self-defence while tackling infiltration and smugglers.

Chidambaram to visit Bangladesh
Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram will be leaving for Dhaka this evening on a one-day official visit of Bangladesh.

Chidambaram reviews overall situation in Kashmir
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday expressed satisfaction after reviewing the security situation and developmental scenario in Jammu and Kashmir.

Chidambaram to visit Kashmir today
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram will undertake a two-day visit of the Kashmir Valley from today.

ULFA, NDFB trying to create instability ahead of Assam polls
Ahead of assembly elections in Assam, the anti-talk faction of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) and the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) are desperately trying to spread instability in the state.

India, Bangladesh move ahead to eliminate cross-border terrorism
India's relations with Bangladesh have improved significantly with both nations moving ahead to eliminate cross-border terrorism.

Border officials of India, Bangladesh discuss security issues in Delhi
Border officials of India and Bangladesh met for the 33rd Border Co-ordination Conference here to discuss security issues and measures

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