Jammu: Inspector General BSF Jammu Frontier and son of the soil, N S Jamwal has been promoted to the rank of Additional Director General BSF, an official communiqué issued here on Wednesday said.
Mr Jamwal is having an illustrious career spanning 37 years of pure professionalism and expertise in different fields.
The officer joined the BSF in 1984 as Assistant commandant, Direct Entry and served in Eastern and Western frontiers of BSF such as Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram and Cachhar, Jammu and Kashmir, Mr Jamwal has also qualified a course on Terrorist Assistance Programme at Washington, USA and International Border Security and Management briefing programme at International Defence Training, in UK.
The officer was awarded the President Police Medal for Meritorious service in 2006 and the President Police Medal for Distinguished service in 2016.
He commanded a very challenging frontier of Jammu for more than two years now and the Jammu frontier has achieved tremendous success operationally under his command, read the handout.
Mr Jamwal was instrumental in robust Border management on Jammu border and has been posted to Prestigious Western Command Chandigarh.