1. The Home Guard rules 1962 have been partially amended for lthe first time after 1962. The amendment is basicaly for simplyfying the recruiment procedures of Home Guard volunteers .

  2. In the programme under E-governance the department has introduced the personal  information system in process of computerization of records. This system is for both permanent staff and volunteers. Presently the format of employees have been approved and is being filled.

  3. The President of India has awarded Medal for Meritonious Service to two officers, Shri Puran Sinhg Dy. Comdt. Home Guard Trg. centre Nagaur and Shri Moolchand Verma Coy.Cdr. Home Guard Trg. Centre Jaipur.

  4. In the curent year till Dec. 2009.  2164853 mendays of Home Guard volunteers for Law & Order Duties have been utilised.

  5. In May 2009 about 25000 volunteers were depolyed for Law & Order duties during Parliamentary elections. About 5996 volunteers were depolyed for Municipal elections. In addition to this 20 coy. of Border Home Guards were send to U.P. & Bihar for Parliament Election and for Utarakhand 10 coy. of BWHG were sent, 8 coy. for Hariyana Assembly Elections and 5coys. for Jharkhand Assembly were also sent till Dec. 09.

  6. The department actively involves for mitigation of disasters be it fire or a child falling in a bore well. During the fire incident in the IOC campusrecently at Sita Pura, Jaipur 300 Home Guard volunteers and 4 fire tenders were continuously deployed for nearly 15 days and curtailed spared of fire to the neighbouring installation. In the bore well incident at Jagatpura Civil Defence team under the leadership of Dy. Controller endeavoured with all available resources to retrieve the child working endlessly for nearly a month.

  7. The department is in the process of making Data base of each and every volunteer of Home Guards & Civil Defence

  8. Under the Modernization Scheme of Centre Govt. the department has been able to get fully computerised offices and has been able to buy modern equipments for rescue, training, and office automation. The department has upgraded its holding of Arms in Border Home Guards to assist the Indian Forces on the border during emergencies.

  9. The department is in the process of commissioning a new Central Training Institute at Fatehpura, Begus with modern amenities which shall be functional in near future.

  10. The department is getting office buildings made at the training centresof Banswara, Dausa, Bhilwara and Jodhpur. The department has planned to get the construction work of office building started at Sikar and  Bharatpur this year .

  11. The Director General of Police of all states where BWHG of Rajasthan was moblised for election have conveyed their apprieceassion and praise for the deciplined force to D.G.C.D & C.G.H.G. S.Ps. of all districts of Rajasthan have also conveyed thanks & praised our volunteers for thier dedicatation to duty.

  12. About 80% of the volunteers available with the department were deployed for Panchyat Elections in January 2010. The Department is also sending 8 coys of BWHG to Utrakhand for Law & Order duties during the Kumbh Mela.

  13. As per the direction of the Govt. of India in the first stage under a pilot projects two towns of Ajmer & Jaipur have been selected for revamping with the aim to sensitize the rural areas  at tehsil and village panchyat level on  issues of disasters internal security and capacity building. Under this project 10 number of trainers have been trained from NCDC, Nagpur.

  14. In the Civil Defence Town of Jodhpur anticipating the epidemic of Swine Flu Civil Defence became active and to avert the spread of epidemic about 10000 pamphlets were distributed to the citizens of the town.

  15. The Civil Defence of the state is in 13 towns viz Jaipur, Ajmer, Alwar, Kota, Rawatbhata, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Barmer, Bikaner, Sriganganagar, Suratgarh, Naal & Bharatpur. To educate and spread awareness and sensitize the citizens the department has got 1,96,000 pamphlets printed on Doís and Doníts on the occurrence of disasters like Earthquake, Flood, Draught, Fire, Enemy Air Raid   etc.  which are being distributed  to the citizens.

  16. In order to rejuvenate the training centres at district levels and to bring about a radical improvement in the functioning of these centres under the directions of   Director General and Commandant General, Senior Officers of the department are now inspecting units on a regular basis. This will also help the officers to initiate matters which will improve the efficiency and the image of the department.

  17. The department has organized a computer training programe at four centres from 14.12.2009 to 22.12.2009. In this training 121 staff members of the department have learned to use the computer in daily office work and on Internet.