What is the old name of CRPF?

What is the old name of CRPF?

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is the premier central police force of the Union of India for internal security. Originally constituted as the Crown Representative Police in 1939, it is one of the oldest Central para military forces (now termed as Central Armed Police Force).

Who started CRPF?

Parliament of IndiaCentral Reserve Police Force / FounderThe Parliament of India is the supreme legislative body of the Republic of India. It is a bicameral legislature composed of the President of India and two houses: the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha. Wikipedia

What is the meaning of CAPF?

Central Armed Police Forces
Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) refers to uniform nomenclature of seven central armed police organisations of India under the authority of the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Is CRPF under Indian army?

They are not connected with Indian Army except duty sharing is some circumstances. Central Armed Police Forces like BSF, CRPF, ITBP, CISF and SSB headed by IPS officers which are rank of Director-General (DG). These forces are not headed by military officers and hence not comes under military forces.

Who is the present DG of CRPF?


Name Rank Email Id
SH. KULDIEP SINGH, IPS DG, CRPF dg[at]crpf[dot]gov[dot]in
SH. U.C Sarangi, IPS Sdg(HQR) adgwks[at]crpf[dot]gov[dot]in
sh. Zulfiquar Hasan, IPS Sdg(OPS) adghq[at]crpf[dot]gov[dot]in
Sh. s.S CHATURVEDI,IPS ADG (Trg) adgtrg[at]crpf[dot]gov[dot]in

Who is the DGP of CRPF?

Sh. Kuldiep Singh

Name Designation
Sh. Kuldiep Singh, IPS DG CRPF
Sh. U.C Sarangi, IPS SDG(H.Q)
Sh. Zulfiquar Hasan, IPS SDG(Ops)
Sh. S.S. Chaturvedi, IPS ADG (Trg.)

Is CRPF under Indian Army?

Who is present DG of CRPF?

Who is IG CRPF?

Prakash D., IPS IGP, CS, CRPF.