CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force)

  • ​​​​​CRPF stands for the Central Reserve police force and it has many glorious histories.
  • CRPF has many duties such as crowd control, Riot control, Overall coordination of large force security, Relief Operations, Rescue Operations such as natural calamities, Fighting with the enemy at the time of war, etc.
  • They need to maintain the rule of law under the government, ensuring the public order effectively and efficiently and promote social harmony.
  • Now the CRPF has grown into a big force with 245 Bns which includes executive bns, Mahila bns, Signal Bns, Group centers, Training institutions, CWS, AWS, SWS, MWS and composite hospitals (Composite Hospital (100 Bed) -4 and Composite Hospital (50 Bed) -17).

CRPF Organization Structure

  • The Head Quarters of CRPF is located in New Delhi.
  • The head of the CRPF is Director General, who is assisted by 3 additional Directors General, 7 inspector general of the police, Director of medical and Financial advisor.

Directorate General

  1. Administration directorate
  2. Personnel Directorate
  3. Training directorate
  4. Operations Directorate
  5. Provisioning directorate
  6. Communication directorate
  7. Intelligence Directorate
  8. Establishment directorate
  9. Finance directorate
  10. Medical directorate

Administration directorate

The administration directorate is assisted by DIG (Welfare), DIG (Adm), AD(Adm and Accounts), and PRO.

Personnel Directorate

Personnel Directorate is assisted by DIG (Org), DIG(Estt), DIG(Pers), DIG(CR, and VIG).

Training directorate

Training Directorate is assisted by DIG (Training-I) and DIG (Training-II).

Operations Directorate

Training Directorate is assisted by DIG (OPS-I) and DIG (OPS-II).

Provisioning directorate

Training Directorate is assisted by the Assistant Director (Prov), DIG(Prov), DIG(MT/Ord).

Communication directorate

The communication directorate is assisted by DIG (IT), DIG (Eqpt) and DIG (Tech).

Intelligence Directorate

The intelligence directorate is assisted by DIG (MAC) and Commandant(Int).

Establishment directorate

Establishment directorate assisted by DIG(Law) and DIG (Rectt).

Finance directorate

The finance directorate is assisted by Dy.FA.

Medical directorate

The medical directorate is assisted by Dy.FA.

Social Responsibility or Developmental Activities

  • Civic Action Programme.
  • Road Construction.
  • 239 Camps held and 4700 treated so far.
  • Telemedicine project in Chattisgarh

Type of Training Institution of CRPF

  • ISA Mount Abu
  • CRPF Academy
  • Central Training College
  • Recruit Training Centre
  • Counter Insurgency and Anti Terrorism School
  • College of Information Technology
  • Institute of IED Management
  • Dog Breeding and Training School