The Border Guard Bangladesh, formerly known as the Bangladesh Rifles, is the oldest uniformed force of Bangladesh. It is a paramilitary force under the Ministry of Home Affairs. BGB is primarily responsible for the border security of the country, in Bangladesh the force is known as "The Vigilant Sentinels of the National Frontier". The Present Director General is Maj. Gen. Shafeenul Islam.
A Bangladeshi border guard on Thursday fired from his AK-47 rifle during a 'flag meeting' along the international boundary in West Bengal, killing BSF head constable Vijay Bhan Singh (51) and injuring.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday said the firing by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) along a riverine stretch between Bangladesh and West Bengal, in which killed a BSF head constable was killed,.. IndiaTimes - Published
A senior BSF official rejected the claim made by the Border Guard Bangladesh that its patrol team "had to open fire in self-defence amid gunfire by BSF men". The BGB had said since the BSF personnel.. IndiaTimes - Published
A Border Security Force (BSF) head constable was killed and a constable injured in firing by Border Guard Bangladesh troops on Thursday along a riverine border stretch between Bangladesh and Berhampore.. IndiaTimes - Published
The incident happened after a flag meeting between the BSF and BGB troops, where the Head Constable Vijay Bhan Singh received bullet injuries on his head and the constable/crew( boatman) received.. DNA - Published
A BSF jawan was killed, while another injured on Thursday in firing "apparently" by the BGB troops of Bangladesh along the international border of the two countries in West Bengal, officials said. The.. IndiaTimes - Published