CISF Constable Opens Fire At Colleagues In Kolkata; 1 Dead & 1 Injured
A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel opened fire at his colleagues, leaving one dead and another injured, on August 6. The incident occurred in the Indian Museum of CISF Barrack, situated at Kolkata's Park Street, when head constable AK Mishra opened fire with his AK 47 rifle, killing Assistant Sub-Inspector Ranjit Kumar Sarani, and injuring Assistant Commandant Suvir Ghosh. Following the incident, Mishra has been nabbed.
Tags: CISF, Friendly Fire, AK Mishra, Kolkata, West Bengal
CISF Detained 4 Passengers With International Currency Worth Rs 59 Lakh, Investigation Underway
The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) detained four people and seized foreign currency worth Rs 59 lakh at the Delhi international airport, confirmed police on June 30. As per sources, 2,19,740 Saudi Riyals and USD 15,200 worth about Rs 59 lakh was recovered from a tiffin-box in the name of passengers, travelling from Delhi to Dubai. The four were later handed over to customs officials and a detailed investigation is underway.
Tags: CISF, Riyas, International Currency, arrested, Delhi Airport, Passengers
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Security Strengthened At Bengaluru Airport Following A Bomb Threat
After a bomb threat was received at Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport on the morning of May 16, surveillance was increased. The authorities are investigating the information. After the threat call, the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Border Security Force, and the dog squad conducted a search. More information will be released later, according to authorities.
Tags: Bangalore, Kempegowda International Airport, bomb threat, Security, CISF
Courtesy: India Today
SIT Reaches Spot To Probe Terror Attack On Bus Carrying 15 CISF Personnel: J&K
After a terror attack was carried out against 15 Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel, a Special Investigation Team (SIT) reached the Sunjwan area of Jammu to probe the Incident, on April 22. The incident occurred when a bus carrying 15 CISF Officials was attacked at around 4:15 am. Two terrorists belonging to the Jaish-e-Mohammad terror outfit were eliminated. However, Assistant Sub-inspector SP Patel lost his life in the… read-more
Tags: Jaish-e-Mohammad, terror attack, J&K, Sunjwan, CISF
Women Jumps Off 40-Feet Elevated Ground; Rescued By CISF Officials
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel on April 14, saved a young woman who jumped from the 40-feet elevated ground in Akshardham Metro station, in an attempt to kill herself. Reportedly, the personnel tried to dissuade the woman first. Upon failure, stretched a blanket in an attempt to catch her. Due to the severity of the fall, she sustained severe injuries, said an official. However, her life has been saved.
Tags: Delhi, Punjab, Suicide, Akshardham Metro Station, CISF
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
1 Held For Attempting To Board Paris Flight With Fake Visa: Delhi
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel apprehended a man by the name Sushil Kumar who tried to board a plane with a "forged" visa, on March 23. The incident took place in the Terminal III of Indira Gandhi International Airport when the man reportedly created suspicion with the manner he was moving. Kumar attempted to board an Air India flight to Paris. He was then handed over to Delhi police.
Tags: Fake visa, Delhi, CISF, Paris, Passport
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Amit Shah Attends 53rd Raising Day Event For CISF: Ghaziabad
On the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) 53rd Raising Day ceremony, Union Home Minister Amit Shah attended the event in Ghaziabad at Indirapuram on March 6. "Today we are playing an important role in the development of the country by being at the forefront of security at the space and atomic energy," said CISF DG, Sheel Vardhan Singh. The CISF team, dressed in pre-war uniforms, represented the country's diversity.
Tags: Amit Shah, CISF, Home Minister, Indirapuram, CISF DG Sheel Vardhan Singh
A Man Detained For Concealing Gold Paste In Rectum By CISF At Imphal Airport
The CISF detained Mohammed Shereef at the Manipur's Imphal Airport, on September 27, for concealing gold paste weighing over 900 gm and worth Rs 42 lakh in his rectum. The CISF officers brought him to the Medical Examination Room for an X-Ray of his lower body after becoming suspicious of his behaviour and responses. The X-Ray revealed hidden metallic objects within his body cavities.
Tags: Gold paste, Imphal Airport, CISF, X-Rays
Courtesy: Zee news
Top Security Expert Subodh Kumar Jaiswal Appointed As CBI Director
Senior IPS officer and director-general of Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) Subodh Kumar Jaiswal has been appointed as the director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). PM Narendra Modi led three-member selection committee on May 24 shortlisted Subodh’s name for a tenure of two years. Having a long stint with Intelligence Bureau and R&AW, the former Mumbai police commissioner will look after the ex… read-more
Tags: PM Narendra Modi, CBI, IPS officer, CISF, Subodh Kumar Jaiswal
Courtesy: Zee News
West Bengal Elections: CISF Personnel Open Fires Killing Four During The 4th Phase Polls
A Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) personnel opened fire and killed four people in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar district on April 10. The incident took place in the Sitalkuchi area when the locals allegedly scuffled and tried to snatch the security forces rifles while the fourth phase voting was underway. Coming into action, the Election Commission has asked the district officials to submit a report on the incident.
Tags: West Bengal Assembly Elections, West Bengal, CISF, Open fire
Courtesy: The Economic Times