The Karnataka Security Services Association, the apex body of all the private agencies and firms offering private security services, has created history by participating in the Independence Day Parade in Bangalore for the third time in a row. In recognition of its services to society, the Karnataka Security Services Association (KSSA) had secured a berth at the Independence Day celebrations parade in 2012 in Karnataka.
The KSSA contingent impressed the organizers on the very first occasion and since then the private security guards are regular feature at the Independence Day celebrations organized at the Field Marshal Mankeshaw Ground in Bangalore.
A contingent of 33 private security guards representing 10 different agencies were led by Commandant Dinesh at the 68th Independence Day Parade.
In Karnataka, there are approximately of the 520,000 private security personnel, employed by over 200 agencies