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GENERAL INFORMATION OF 42 BORDER GUARD BATTALION

a.             The flag of this Battalion was raised on 01 July 2002 at Khulna. After raising, this Battalion took part in ‘Operation Spider web’ and ‘OMS’ activities in Khulna Sector and  earned a remarkable name & fame. On 11 march 2008, this Battalion took over the responsibility of Teknaf border. Since then this Battalion is trying its best to protect the border, carry out anti smuggling operations including illegal narcotic drugs trafficking, preventing illegal Rohingya intrustion, illegal migration through waterways and human trafficking etceteras. This Battalion is proud of Late Lance Naik Pear Ahmed who sacrificed his life while fighting gallantly against armed smugglers near Benapole International Check Post and awarded with Border Guard President Medal (posthumous) on 25 January 2006.

 

 

 

 

b.         This Battalion served in the following locations of Bangladesh with pride, honour and dignity:

 

 

           

Serial Number

Location

Tenure

From

To

(1)

Khulna

01 July 2002

10 March 2008

(2)

Teknaf

11 March 2008

Till Now