In the context of India’s security and safeguarding its national interests, both airpower and maritime forces hold paramount importance. These two pillars of defense, the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Indian Navy, collectively wield significant influence in the ever-strategic Indian Ocean Region (IOR). As potential conflicts in the IOR[Read More…]
Director General Border Security Force Rakesh Asthana told DSA that the force is evolving methodologies to deal with the Pakistani drones like involving the local police and villagers to keep an eye on the sky. As far as tunnels are concerned, many have been discovered before they can create an[Read More…]
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh has told Defence and Security Alert (DSA) in an exclusive interview that the Indian Navy is fully aware of the Chinese enhanced presence in the Indian Ocean and has combat-ready platforms to deter and counter any threats from the sea.Pointing to the Covid[Read More…]
Our operational training philosophy has been revamped to train in a realistic scenario and the use of simulators for combat and weapon training has been enhanced.
Sh Surjeet Singh Deswal, IPS, is also a law graduate. Before taking over as DG, ITBP, he held the positions of Commissioner of Police & Director General in various departments of Police force. He has also headed SSB & BSF for some time. He has been awarded the Indian Police[Read More…]
The establishment of Defence Space Agency (DSA) was approved by thegovernment on 30 October 2018. DSA has been established as the triservices nodal agency that would perform all important functions of coordination of all defence related space activities. The DSA is the first step towards implementation of space programme for[Read More…]
Will CISF acquire drones for surveillance-in-depth in hostile territory? The CISF has not been mandated with offensive operations against LWE elements.However, CISF has been assigned to extend security to installations located in LWE affected areas, within its limits. Within the area of responsibility in these installations, effective on ground surveillance[Read More…]
India and Poland share similarities in their respective cultures, national heritages as well as strong democratic traditions. Ambassador of Poland, His Excellency Adam Burakowski, in an exclusive interview with DSA, sheds some more light on the historic relations with India and future growth prospects of both countries. Download PDF