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New Delhi: Over 3,700 CISF personnel were elevated to their next rank as part of a mass promotion and piping ceremony held at various bases of the force in the country on Tuesday, officials said. The highest number personnel (1,989) were promoted from the entry-level rank of constable to the next post of head constable.
This was followed by 1,751 head constables being promoted to the next rank of assistant sub-inspector while seven assistant sub-inspectors were promoted to the post of sub-inspector.
In total, 3,711 personnel in the non-gazetted ranks have been promoted all across the country, a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) spokesperson said.
CISF Director General (DG) Kumar Rajesh Chandra piped the ranks of some personnel at the headquarters of the force in the national capital along with senior officials of the paramilitary.
Piping ceremonies were also held at various sector and zonal locations following COVID-19 protocols, the spokesperson said.