TNPSC Current Affairs March 2017
Border Out Posts on Indo-Bangladesh Boarder
'Indian Government has approved construction of Border Out Posts (BOPs) by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Chittagong Hill Tracts area.
'In the Approval , government of India will provide Security and logistics support to BGB by way of using Indian border roads in the States of Tripura and Mizoram for constructing BOP.
'Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju in his written statement said that Government has adopted a multipronged approach for security arrangements at the borders to curb smuggling and infiltration.
'The arrangements include deployment of Border Guarding Force , construction of border fence, construction of border roads, installation of floodlights, construction of Border Out Posts , introduction of Hi-tech surveillance equipments, providing advanced weapons and specialized vehicles to Security Forces, etc.