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Info Pedia : National Security Guard (NSG)


The NSG was established in 1986 to combat terrorism in India, following the events of Operation Blue Star in 1984.


  • Formation: 1986
  • Ministry: Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India
  • Origin: Post-Operation Blue Star
  • Personnel: From Central Armed Police Forces, Indian Army, and State Police Forces

Major Operations

  • Black Thunder
  • Ashwamedh
  • Combat missions in Jammu and Kashmir
  • Vajra Shakti
  • Black Tornado