Jammu: D.K. Boora on Monday took charge as new Inspector General of the Border Security Force for the strategic Jammu Frontier here.
Boora succeeded N.S. Jamwal, who was elevated to the rank of ADG BSF Western Command, Chandigarh,
BSF spokesman said.
Before assuming charge here, Boora was posted as IG BSF at M&C Frontier, Eastern Command.
The officer has vast experience of serving in Western and Eastern command theatre.
He has also served in the SPG, looking after the Prime Minister’s security.
In his 35 years of illustrious service he has been decorated with the President’s Medal for Meritorious Service, Antrik Suraksha Seva Padak, and innumerable Directional General’s Commendation Rolls.
He is an alumnus of BSF Academy Tekanpur and joined the BSF in the year 1986. He also has been a Commando instructor in the BSF Academy.