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Home Minister extends greetings to country’s brave NSG personnel 


  • Home Minister Amit Shah has extended greetings to the country’s brave National Security Guard (NSG) personnel on their 37th Raising Day. 
  • The National Security Guard is an elite counter-terrorism unit under the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • It was founded on 22 September 1986 under the National Security Guard Act, 1986, following Operation Blue Star, the Golden Temple attack and the assassination of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, "for combating terrorist activities and protect states against internal disturbances".