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Free Condom Counters For Border Security Force Cadres
... made them prone to the infection and a few of the troopers
were found to be HIV positive. The BSF's effort was to offer them moral support and tell them that it was not the end of the road and they could work just like their non-infected comrades, he said. "We are also sensitising wives of the BSF men abou...
Abdul Kalam Confident of AIDS vaccine on Indian market soon
...r Singh, director general of Assam Rifles, said 40 troopers
had died of AIDS and 139 were affected by the disease. The first HIV-positive Assam Rifles trooper was detected in 1992.. An official of the National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) said the first phase of trials for the vaccine began this month a...
A Joint Venture by Golfers And Military Forces To Combat AIDS
...acting the deadly virus. More than 40 Assam Rifles troopers
have died of AIDS and 139 are affected with the disease. "We are taking the war to the community level. This is the only way we can corner the virus (HIV) and exterminate it," Lt Gen Bhopinder Singh, director general of Assam Rifles, said in Meghala...
Malaria Claims 35 Lives In Assam
...past five years, at least 50 army and paramilitary troopers
have died of malaria in Assam. --Edited IANS...
Border Security Force Troopers Turn To Yoga
...ecurity Force (BSF) is turning to yoga to keep its troopers
fighting fit. When A. Jayapaul, a former commandan... yoga during the morning physical training for 500 troopers
in the Tripura-Cachar-Mizoram as well as Kolkata region informally," Jayapaul, a yoga enthusiast him...
Soldiers Readying to Fight Stress With Yoga
...nt enthusiasm was witnessed among the paramilitary troopers
when the yoga guru took classes to enrich them both morally and physically. "I have already introduced yoga in BSF a few months ago as a means of reducing stress," said BSF Tripura frontier inspector general Suresh Kumar Dutta. According to an ...