Ministry Of Home Affairs News

Govt extends modernisation plan for Central Armed Police Forces till 2026

Govt extends modernisation plan for Central Armed Police Forces till 2026

New Delhi: The Central government on Friday extended the modernisation programme of the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) till March 31, 2026. The scheme–Modernisation Plan-IV– for CAPFs has been approved with a total financial outlay of Rs 1,523 crore, with a vision of equipping the CAPFs with modern state-of-the-art weapons

MHA extends BSF’s jurisdiction to 50 km for arrests in 3 border states

MHA extends BSF’s jurisdiction to 50 km for arrests in 3 border states

New Delhi: Border Security Force (BSF) officers will now have the power to arrest, search, and of seizure to the extent of 50 km inside three new states sharing international boundaries with Pakistan and Bangladesh. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) claims that recent drone droppings of weapons from across

MHA: Afghan Nationals can now travel to India only on an e-visa

MHA: Afghan Nationals can now travel to India only on an e-visa

New Delhi: All Afghan nationals can now travel to India only on e-visa, the home ministry announced this afternoon, highlighting the security situation in the war-ravaged country since the withdrawal of the Taliban. “Due to the current security situation in Afghanistan, all Afghan nationals should henceforth travel to India only