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Training and Strength


​          The Home Guards Organization is functioning in all the 31 districts of the State. In Bangalore the activities of the organization has been bifurcated and distributed among 03 districts viz., Bangalore Rural, Bangalore North and Bangalore South. The sanctioned strength of Home Guards for Karnataka State by the Government of India is 25000.  Government of Karnataka has raised the sanctioned strength to 30,000 taking into consideration the important role being played by the organization. At present 21000 Home Guards are on roll serving as  volunteers.  This includes 2568 Women Home Guards. Women Home Guards are serving in all the districts of the state expect in Yadagir District.  District wise strength of Home Guards in the state are given in Annexure-I.


To train the newly recruited staff and In-service personnel and also the employees of various Government Institutions seeking basic training in First Aid, Fire Fighting and also to cater to the needs of other State Home Guards in Watermanship training course and the advanced training to the Home Guards of all the districts in the State, a well Established Training Academy viz.,  "Home Guards & Civil Defence Training Academy'' (CTA)  is functioning at No.1, Annaswamy Mudaliar Road, West Bank of Ulsoor Lake,  Bangalore-560042.  Facilities to accommodate and train 50 personnel, at a time, are available in this Academy

The training courses being conducted regularly in the Training Academy is furnished at Annexure-III

Last Updated: 16-06-2020 01:20 PM Updated By: Approver HGCD

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