GUWAHATI, March 25 - IPS officer Piyush Mordia took over the charge of Inspector General of Border Security Force (BSF), Guwahati Frontier, from Rakesh Aggarwal.
Born on July 1970 in Ajmer, Rajasthan, Mordia did his MBA in Finance. He belongs to the 1998 batch of the Indian Police Service and was allotted the Uttar Pradesh Cadre. He has served in various positions in Uttar Pradesh.
Subsequently, he joined the BSF and served as DIG BSF Bikaner and later in BSF Headquarter as DIG Confidential.
After assuming charge, Mordia emphasised the necessity of effective border management to prevent trans-border crimes and strengthening of cordial relations between two border guarding forces.
He also stressed the need to focus on welfare of troops saying he would strive towards winning heart and mind of border populations while accomplishing the assigned task.