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BSF issues guidelines for maintaining high quality food for its personnel

  • The BSF came out with fresh guidelines for maintaining high quality of food for its personnel as the Union Home Ministry directed it to file a complete report on allegations of substandard food made by a soldier posted along LoC.
  • Issues related to diet of jawans, issues of ration purchase procedures and pilferages thereof are the issues of prime concern for any organisation.
  • Among other steps taken by the BSF were chalking out shortcomings of the present process, suggesting procedural and systematic improvements, keeping vigil of double checks, enhancing formal & informal interactions with jawans & introduciing systemic innovations to ensure cashless transactions in all messes.