New Delhi, March 10: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended wishes to the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) on its 48th Raising Day and hailed it for securing the country’s key establishments.
“Greetings to the CISF on their 48th Raising Day. This dynamic force plays a vital role in securing key units and establishments across India,” Modi said on Twitter.
Greetings to @CISFHQrs on their 48th Raising Day. This dynamic force plays a vital role in securing key units & establishments across India.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 10, 2017
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju also greeted the troops for its role in safeguarding the citizens and important installations.
Raised in 1969, CISF currently provides security cover to nuclear installations, space establishments, airports, seaports, power plants, sensitive government buildings and heritage monuments and the Delhi Metro.