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Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) is a national-level security force. General N R Das is currently its Director. In March 09, Gen. Das said that about 150 companies of CISF will be deployed to provide security in 2009 Indian Parliamentary Elections.

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Andhra Pradesh News on February 22, 2014
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on February 22, 2014

CBR terrorism a clear danger to India: ORF-RUSI Study
There is a clear danger to India from CBR (Chemical, Biological and Radiological materials) terrorism due to the known intentions of terrorist groups active within India's borders, according to a new research study.

Maoist brutality condemned by experts
Naxal activities in various states across India have been strongly criticised by experts, who believe that people will oppose them if they continue with their brutal acts.

3000 km range Agni IV missile among the showpieces at Republic Day Parade
A strong and resurgent India will be celebrating its 63rd Republic Day tomorrow. This year's parade will highlight the nation's achievements in various fields alongwith the military prowess, scintillating display of air power as also country's rich and diverse cultural heritage.

MDMK chief Vaiko detained over Mullaperiyar row
The standoff between Tamil Nadu and Kerala over the Mullaperiyar dam dispute intensified on Wednesday with cadres of MDMK blocking all roads leading to Kerala from Tamil Nadu.

Mullaperiyar Dam row: Jayalalithaa writes to PM, demands CISF security
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to order the deployment of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) at the Mullaperiyar Dam site "to avoid any man-made catastrophic consequences" in view of violent activities reported there.

CISF personnel recover live bullets from Wadali brothers
The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel on Sunday recovered live bullets from the possession of world renowned Sufi Singers 'Wadali brothers' at the security check area in the premises of Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport at Amritsar.

CISF constable kills fellow colleague at Delhi's Yamuna Bank Metro Station
A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) constable allegedly shot dead a fellow lady constable posted along with him at the Yamuna Bank Metro Station in East Delhi this morning.

National Commission of Women praises treatment of injured sportsperson Aruninma Sinha
National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Yasmin Abrar has expressed her happiness over the medical treatment being given to injured sportsperson Arunima Sinha.

Terrorists can target India's nuke plants: Minister
Minister of State for Home M.Ramachandran on Tuesday told members of the Lok Sabha that India's nuclear power plants could be targeted by terrorists.

Govt. to deploy hundred companies of paramilitary forces for WB polls
New Delhi, Mar 1 Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said hundred companies of paramilitary forces will be sent to ensure law and order duties for the forthcoming assembly elections in West Bengal.

Over 724 crores released for police forces in states: Chidambaram
Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday said that the central government has released over Rs.724 crore or 57.2 percent of the budget provision for the welfare of personnel of central police organizations (CPOs) and central paramilitary forces (CPMFs) for fiscal 2010-11.

Govt. expenditure on modernisation of Central Para Military Forces revealed
The Government on Tuesday informed that it approved a five-year plan (2002-07) for modernisation of six Central Para Military Forces.

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