The National Security Guard (NSG Commando) was set up in 1984 as a Federal Contingency Deployment Force to tackle all facets of terrorism in the country. As a specialized counter terrorism force, it is intended for use “only in exceptional situations” and not meant to take over the “functions of the State Police Forces or other Para Military Forces”
Special Action Groups
The SAG is the main offensive or the strike wing of the NSG. Its members are drawn exclusively from the Indian army.
Special Ranger Group(SRG)
NSG has three SRGs, each with a strength of battalion, approximately total 900 all ranks. SRG personnel are drawn on deputation from Central Armed Police Forces and State Police forces.
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