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Border Guard Bangladesh

BORDER GUARD BANGLADESH

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GENERAL INFORMATION OF 8 BORDER GUARD BATTALION

The 8 Border Guard Battalion was raised on 15 December 1958 under Dinajpur Sector. The glorious history reveals that this Battalion actively participated in the august War of Liberation in 1971 and fought gallantly at different places of Chittagong Hill Tracts areas. Total 44 valiant members of this Battalion accepted martyrdom during Liberation War. Since the inception, 8 Border Guard Battalion operated in various parts of the country as following:


Ser

Location

Sector

Duration

From

To

1.

Parbotipur

Dinajpur

Dinajpur

21 years

December 1958

August 1979

2.

Marishya

Rangamati

02 years

August 1979

November 1981

3.

Jessore

Khulna

06 years

November 1981

October 1987

4.

Khagrachari

Khagrachari

03 years

Octotber 1987

September 1990

5.

Kuthibari

Dinanjpur

05 years

September 1990

December 1995

6.

Chotoharina

Rangamti

03 years

December 1995

January 1998

7.

Netrokona

Mymenshingh

05 years

January 1998

August 2003

8.

Cox’sBazar

Chittagong

05 years

August 2003

December 2008

9.

Sunamgonj

Sylhet

-

December 2008

Till date