Border Security Force Act, 1968 is an act to provide for the constitution and regulation of an Armed Force of the Union for ensuring the security of the borders of India and for matters connected therewith.
What is the important duty of the Border Security Force?
The tasks of BSF are promoting a sense of security amongst the people living in the border areas, preventing trans-border crimes and unauthorized entry into or exit from the territory of India, and preventing smuggling and any other illegal activities.
Is BSF part of Army?
They are not connected with Indian Army except duty sharing is some circumstances.
What is the difference between BSF and CG?
BSF is one among CAPFs Central Armed Police forces. It comes under Mohome affairs directly and look after internal security and border management.CG is a paramilitary service. it comes under Mo defence. it has a mandate to look into the safety and security of India’s territorial water.