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TSR contingent in Mizoram to particpate in I-Day parade

Press Trust of India  |  Agartala 

To strengthen inter-state cooperation among the security forces, a contingent of State Rifles (TSR) has gone to and Armed Police (MAP) personnel have arrived in to participate in the parade of the neighbouring state.

of Police (Law and Order), Smriti Ranjan Das said that a recent directive from the affairs to all the states had asked for inter-state participation of the security forces in the parade of neighbouring states.

In January last, during a meeting of the DGPs and IGs at Tekanpur in Madhya Pradesh, had suggested that security forces of the neighbouring states could participate in each others programme to improve inter-state cooperation among the security forces, a top said.

In line with the directive, a contingent of 44 TSR personnel has gone to and a contingent of the same number of MAP personnel has come to Tripura, the police officer said.

The MAP is now jointly exercising with the police and the TSR contingent is in Mizoram for participation in the Independence Day parade, the said.

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First Published: Thu, August 09 2018. 14:40 IST