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GENERAL INFORMATION OF 33 BORDER GUARD BATTALION

33 Border Guard Battalion was raised on 26 March 1988 at Peelkhana, Dhaka. Since birth this battalion is performing it's duty like border protection, antismuggling operation, In Aid to the Civil power duty and counter insurgency operation. This unit did not participate in Border Guard Bangladesh incident which took place on  25-26 Febuary 2009. This Battalion has a very historic role to fight gallantly against Border Security Forces on 18 April 2001 to  20 April 2001 at Baraibari of Jamalpur district and sacrificed 3 brave lives :

a.   No-39809 Lance Naik Md. Wahed Miha

b.   No-55944 Sepoy Md. Mahafuzar Rahaman.

c.   No-48985 Sepoy Abdul Qader.

On the other hand, counterpart Border Security Forces lost 16 persons in that brief encounter. The battalion was champion in anti smuggling operation for two times in the years 2010 and 2011 while it was runner up in 2008 and 2012. 33 Border Guard Battalion served with pride in various corner of Bangladesh :

Sl No

Location

Tenure

From

To

1.

Peelkhana, Dhaka

26 March1988

05 July 1988

2.

Akhalia, Sylhet

04 July 1988

06 December 1993

3

Waggachara, Kaptai

07 December 1993

19 November 1996

4.

Jamalpur

20 November 1996

06 April 2002

5.

Ramgarh, Khagrachari

07 Apil 2002

24 December 2005

6.

Kotbari, Comilla

25 December 2005

09 March 2013

7.

Bolipara, Bandarban

10 March 2013

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