paramilitary forces


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paramilitary forces

Forces or groups distinct from the regular armed forces of any country, but resembling them in organization, equipment, training, or mission.
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The paramilitary forces also claimed to have recovered three Awan bombs, four Kalashnikovs, two hand grenades, 9mm pistols and magazines from the spot.
ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Defence has recommended that a new Tamgha-e-Azm be instituted in recognition of the sacrifices, resolve, and steadfastness displayed by personnel of the armed forces, paramilitary forces, and the law enforcement agencies against the menace of terrorism.
Summary: New Delhi [India] Feb 21 (ANI): Supreme Court on Wednesday set aside Calcutta High Court's earlier order on the deployment of additional Central Armed Paramilitary Forces (CAPF) in Darjeeling and Kalimpong areas of West Bengal, over the Gorkhaland protests.
The CM House spokesperson said that the official powers of the paramilitary forces were to come to an end on January 10.
The Defence Minister Shri Arun Jaitley unveiled a compilation of the contribution of the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) to the Indian Armed and Paramilitary Forces here today.
The locals took to the streets and pelted stones on police and paramilitary forces deployed in the area to vent their anger against the killings, reported.
According to KMS the locals took to the streets and pelted stones on police and paramilitary forces deployed in the area to vent their anger against the killings.
by PTI Jawans of paramilitary forces searching a vehicle ahead of the anniversary of Operation Bluestar, in Amritsar.
He added that Kutum has been witnessing tensions for the past three weeks between the army and paramilitary forces, stressing that the security apparatuses are controlling the situation and arresting the "outlaws" in the county.
FOLLOWING huge criticism for failing to prevent violent arson by people of the Jat community in Fabruary, the Haryana government deployed 10 paramilitary forces at different vulnerable districts and canals to keep the law and order situation under control on Sunday after Jat leaders threatened to resume agitation from June 5.
357 billion and its total number of armed forces and paramilitary forces is about 3.
Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary forces have launched an operation to retake a town from which the Islamic State group launched a chemical weapons attack that killed three children, commanders said Apr 10.