Chapter – 1 Preliminary

Chapter – 1 Preliminary

Chapter – 1
Preliminary

1. Short Title and Commencement:

(1) These Rules may be called as “Armed Police Force Rules, 2060 (2002)”.
(2) These Rules shall come into force immediately.

2. Definitions: Unless the subject or the context otherwise requires, in these Rules,-
(a) “Act” means the Armed Police Force Act, 2057 (2001).
(b) “Headquarters” means Armed Police Headquarters.
(c) “Armed Police Personnel” means Senior Armed Police Constable, Armed Police Constable, Armed Police Assistant Constable and Armed Police Personnel.
(d) “Recruit” means an Armed Police Personnel in the training period having newly appointed.
(e) “Promotion Committee” means promotion committee as referred to in Rule 33.
(f) “Family” means husband, wife, son, unmarried daughter, adopted son, unmarried adopted daughter, father, mother or step mother whom the Armed Police-personnel himself or herself has to
maintain and subsist and this term also includes grand-father, grand-mother in the case of male Armed Police and father-in-law, mother-in-law in the case of a female Armed Police