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Daljit Singh Chaudhary: New Director General of SSB

Utkarsh Classes Last Updated 19-01-2024
Daljit Singh Chaudhary: New Director General of SSB Appointment 3 min read

Senior IPS officer Daljit Singh Chaudhary has been appointed as New Director General of Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB) as per the order released by the Personnel Ministry on 18 January 2024.

The Cabinet Committee of Appointments approved his appointment as the DG, SSB.

About Daljit Singh Chaudhary

He is a 1990 Batch IPS officer of the Uttar Pradesh cadre. He currently holds the post of Special Director of the General of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).

He replaced Anish Dayal Singh (extra charge) who was given charge after former DG Rashmi Shukla became the first DG of Maharashtra Police.

About Sashatra Seema Bal

 Sashatra Seema Bal was incepted in 1963 in the wake of the Indo-China War of 1962.

  • Its motto is Service Security Brotherhood.
  • It is one of the Central Armed Police Forces under the Ministry of Home Affairs. The Incumbent Minister of Home Affairs is Amit Shah.
  • Sashatra Seema Bal was created as Special Service Body in 1963 which was renamed as Special Service Bureau in 1966 and later in 2003 it was renamed as Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB).
  • Sashatra Seema Bal guards the Indo-Nepal and Indo-Bhutan border.

Other Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) 

  • Assam Rifles (AR)
  • Border Security Force (BSF)
  • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  • Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  • Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  • National Security Guard (NSG)

Name of CAPF





Assam Rifles (AR)


Friends of the Hill People


Lt. Gen PC Nair

Border Security Force (BSF)


Duty Unto Death

Indo-Pakistan and Indo- Bangladesh

IPS Nitin Agarwal

Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)


Tejsvi Navdhitmastu

Assist police force

IPS Anish Dayal

Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)


Valour, Steadfastness, and Commitment to Duty


IPS Rahul Rasgotra

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)


Protection and Security

Public property like airports, railways etc

IPS Nina Singh

National Security Guard (NSG)


Sarvatra Sarvottam Suraksha

Counter Militancy

IPS MA Ganapathy


Answer: Daljit Singh Chaudhary

Answer: Indo-Nepal and Indo-Bhutan border.

Answer: Ministry of Home Affairs

Answer: Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB)

Answer: Service Security Brotherhood

Answer: Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)

Answer: 1963
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