Shri Rajkumar , IPS
(Central Reserve Police Force ) was raised in 1939 as Crown Representative Police. CRPF has been tasked with maintenance of Internal Security of the nation having multifarious duties which include fighting insurgency in
the North East, combating terrorists in the Jammu & Kashmir, tackling Left Wing Extremists in Central India and maintaining communal harmony all over the country.
Western Sector HQ CRPF, oversees the deployment of force in the state of Maharashtra,
Gujarat, Goa, Daman, Diu, Dadra & Nagar Haveli. CRPF units are deployed for counter insurgency operations in the State of Maharashtra and RAF (Rapid Action Force ) units are available in Maharashtra and Gujarat for tackling only Law & Order situation. They
are always ready to rush at short notice in aid of State Govt. to deal with emergent communal flare ups, riots, crowd control, elections, religious melas like Kumbh, Ganpati festival etc. In the past CRPF have done creditably to counter 26/11 attacks in
Mumbai and rescue efforts during natural clamities. IG CRPF , WS was The State Force Coordinator designated by the GOI during General Parliamentary Elections -2014 tasked with coordinating the movement of forces, deployment of troops and other logistic
arrangements. The onerous task of time bound mobilization and deployment of companies was accomplished successfully by the sector and the elections were held peacefully.
A transparent and empathetic administration is being ensured
in the sector . A proper grievance redressal system has been put in place. The Sector is striving to attain new heights for the organization and the country.
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