High Court Upholds HIV Afflicted BSF Jawan's Termination
The Delhi High Court today upheld the decision of the BSF
to terminate the services of a BSF
personnel who was found suffering from 50 percent disability on account of contracting the dreaded HIV ailment. //
But the court clarified that the termination was being upheld on the ground that the ...
Strife in Kashmir Drives Thousands to Psychiatric Wards
...l in 2000, seven years after the incident that caused her her trauma. Her elder brother was among the 43 killed in Bijbehara on October 22, 1993, when bsf
personnel opened fire on a procession demanding lifting of the siege on the Hazaratbal shrine in Srinagar. Before coming to the hospital, the doctors ...
Soldiers Readying to Fight Stress With Yoga
... soldiers were trained by Baba Ramdev recently," a bsf
official told IANS on condition of anonymity.
...n stone of Patanjali Yoga Bhavan at the Gokulnagar bsf
complex, near the state capital.
"A border ...at par with a saint," said Ramdev while addressing bsf
personnel at Gokulnagar.
While sharing his ...
Border Security Force Troopers Turn To Yoga
...l in the Tripura area, the troopers started winning medals in the all India bsf
athletic competition, Jayapaul claimed.
Said Anil Kumar, a trooper pos...ra: "After practicing yoga, I won a gold medal in the marathon event at the bsf
national level competition."
Added Jayapaul: "The boys are under dures...
Kashmir Grapples with Growing AIDS
...c unit level and further up in the Northern Command Hospital for educating officers, jawans and their families," said an army spokesperson.
has introduced a bi-annual health check-up for its doctors. Though the AIDS awareness programme for defence personnel does not come under the ambit of...
HIV/AIDS on Rise in Jammu and Kashmir
... unit level and further up in the Northern Command Hospital for educating officers, soldiers and their families," said an army spokesperson.
has recently introduced a bi-annual health check up for its doctors, and other meets where doctors interact with the troops about the disease. Though ...
A Boy Undergoing Treatment For Cancer Gets AIDS At AIIMS
...ording to Anand Grover, boy's advocate the boy was diagnosed with cancer after the Pokhran blasts. They explained that the boy's father works with the bsf
and was posted at the border during that time. Mr. Gover further explained that before approaching AIIMS, the boy was admitted in a private hospital i...
Free Condom Counters For Border Security Force Cadres
...nd UNDP's REACH programme to combat HIV/AIDS among bsf
"We are setting up these condom cou...t Bengal, catering to about 30,000 troopers," said bsf
Deputy Inspector General(East) S.K. Mitra.
"We are pragmatic about dealing with the virus. bsf
men who are away from families for long periods ca...