Tag: CISF

Anti-drone technology to be tested in Delhi

Security agencies will test anti-drone devices in Delhi with the Union civil aviation ministry working on a policy to legalise the use of unmanned...

CISF begins security consultancy at schools in major cities

Two months after it first offered security consultancy to schools, CISF experts have begun a mega exercise of auditing some big names in Mumbai,...

Strength of VIP security commandos to rise by 125%

The government is set to increase by an unprecedented 125 per cent the manpower of the Special Security Group (SSG) that provides security cover...

Post Ryan killing, 14 schools seek CISF’s security audit

Fourteen schools have approached the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) to get a professional security audit done of their premises and effectively secure students,...

Post more women personnel, smile more: Flyers to CISF

From requesting their armed men to frisk with a smile, to increasing the number of women officers at airports, to making efforts at reducing...

CISF to analyse social media trends to secure airports

To monitor security at the country's airports and vital installations like nuclear and space organisations, the Central Industrial Security Force, for the first time,...

CISF ends practice of removing prosthetic limbs for security check at...

Passengers with disability will no longer have to remove their prosthetic limbs for X-ray screening at airports. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has...

Need to double strength at airports in 5 years: CISF

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), the agency in charge of airport security, has stated this categorically in a report to the government. It has...

India pushes for security reforms to secure airports

In the run up to an audit by the UN aviation safety watchdog International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), the civil aviation ministry has decided...

CISF proposes to do away with boarding pass

After doing away with hand baggage tags at over a dozen airports, aviation security agencies are now planning to dump the boarding pass collection...