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GENERAL INFORMATION OF 19 BORER GUARD BATTALION

1.         General Information and History of the Unit.   This unit was raised on 07 December 1975 at Pilkhana, Dhaka as 19 Wing Bangladesh Rifles under the command BSS-358 Major Moktarul Karim Khan, East Bengal. The first Subedar Major was Subedar Major Abul Hashem. The raising day ceremony was inaugurated by the then Director General Major General Quazi Golam Dastgir,psc. The unit was stationed at Dhaka as res force to meet any eventualities. During its long tour of duty this unit has served twice in Pilkhana for about 10 years, then at Sreemongol, Naikhongchari (Chittagong Hill Tract), Rangpur, Dhaka, Lalmonirhat and lastly at Feni from August 2007 to 24 May 2013. Besides those, this Battalion was deploy in border demarcation duty at Bangladesh-Myanmar border from October 1980 to August 1981. Since raising it has served in the following places:

 

SL No

Location

Tenure

From

To

1.

Pilkhana, Dhaka

07-12-1975

31-9-1980

2.

Myanmar Border demarcation

01-10-1980

10-8-1981

3.

Sreemongol

11-8-1981

11-7-1986

4.

Naikhongchari

12-7-1986

09-01-1990

5.

Rangpur

10-01-1990

10-11-1995

6.

Peelhkana, Dhaka

11-11-1995

24-01-2001

7.

Lalmonirhat

25-01-2001

05-8-2007

8.

Feni

06-8-2007

24-5-2013

9.

Kaptai

24-5-2013

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