Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the BOLD-QIT Surveillance along Dhubri district in Assam on the India Bangladesh border
BOLD-QIT Surveillance makes the border management system more robust.
What is BOLD-QIT Surveillance ?
BOLD-QIT stands for Border electronically dominated quick response team interception technique. BOLD-QIT Surveillance is part of the Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS) BOLD-QIT together to help the Border Security Force (BSF) in curbing all types of cross border crimes, it will also provide respite for the troops from round the clock human surveillance, This project involves the data network generated by microwave communication along with other paraphernalia, day and night surveillance cameras, and intrusion detection system.
These modern gadgets under BOLD-QIT provide feeds to the BSF control rooms on the border and enable BSF Quick Reaction Teams to thwart any possibility of illegal cross border crossing and crimes.
Why the Dhubri Sector along the India-Bangladesh border is critical?
This geography of the region makes the border guarding in the area a daunting task, especially during the rainy season It is in the region of the Dhubri Sector the river Brahmaputra enters into Bangladesh. This region comprises of vast char lands and innumerable river channels, Hence the technological intervention along with the physical presence of BSF was envisaged to prevent any possibility of illegal cross border crossing and crimes.