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Prahari App For Border Security Force (BSF)

Prahari App For Border Security Force (BSF):

Union Home Minister launched ‘Prahari’ app for Border Security Force (BSF) Jawans.

  • BSF ‘Prahari’ app is a great example of Proactive Governance, now Jawans can get personal and service related information, housing, Ayushman-CAPF and leave related information on their mobile.
  • Features of the app include:
    • Grievance redressal on “Centralized Public Grievance Redress and Monitoring System” (CP-GRAMS)
      information on various welfare schemes.
    • The app will also connect the Jawans with the portal of the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Border Security Force (BSF):

  • It is India’s border guarding organisation on its border with Pakistan and Bangladesh.
  • It is one of the seven Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) of India, and was raised in the wake of the 1965 war on 1 December 1965.
  • It comes under the Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • BSF contributes its personnel every year for UN Missions.