The Assam Rifles is the oldest paramilitary force of India, dating back to 1835 under the British Raj, raised under the name Cachar Levy. The present name of "Assam Rifles" has been used since 1917. Over the course of its history, the Assam Rifles have served in a number of roles, conflicts and theatres including World War I, where they served in Europe and the Middle East, and World War II, where they served mainly in Burma. After the Chinese annexation of Tibet, the Assam Rifles were tasked with manning the Tibet border of Assam Himalayan region. They were also instrumental in maintaining law and order in the tribal Arunachal Pradesh.
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3 weeks ago Govt Shillong Full-time ₹-- per month
Rifleman/ Riflewomen Jobs in Shilong: On 17.06.2021, Assam Rifles announced job notification for the post of Rifleman/ Riflewomen has been released officially. Candidates who meet...