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INFORMATION OF SRPF GR. 2 PUNE

1. Group Name SRPF GR.2 PUNE
2. Full Address The Commandant, SRPF Gr.2, Ramtekdi, Pune 411022.
3. Date when the group came into existence 06 March 1948
4. Name of the First Commandant Mr. L. A. Paddon Row. [I.P]
5. Total No. of Companies As on Date 9
HISTORY OF SRPF GR. 2 PUNE:

In the wake of communal riots aftermath the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, on the report of the then IGP Maharashtra Shree M. N. Kamte, the then CM of Mumbai Province decided to form Reserve Police Force.
Govt. Resolution No: HD/3169/05/C-1486, dated : 06/03/1948, Reserve Police Force by name Provincial Reserve Constabulary (PRC) was established. PRC 1 & 2 established at Purander (Pune) & Sambre (Belgaum) in 1948 respectively and later on renamed as SRPF Gr. 1 & Gr. 2 respectively. Gr. 2 played key role during Goa Liberation Movement in the year 1961.
After the Independence of Goa the SRPF Gr.II was shifted to Ramtekdi Pune in 1964. Gr. 1 handed over 245.9 Acre of Land to Gr. 2, Initially Gr. 2 had total 10 companies (Active - 08, TR & ADM) But later vide Home Dept. GR. dt. 14.08.1995 one company i.e. H Company of Gr. 2 was completely transferred to Gr. 13 Gadchiroli. And now SRPF Gr. 2 are having total of 9 coy.