The CISF alias Central Industrial Security Force, established in 1969, is a multi-skilled security agency, mandated to provide security. The largest industrial security force in the world, it is one of the specialized Central Para-military Forces of India under the Federal Ministry of Home Affairs with its headquarters at New Delhi. It is directly under the Union Ministry of Home Affairs. The CISF provides security cover to industrial units, government infrastructure projects and facilities and establishments located all over India. Besides providing protection, safety, and security to Industrial undertaking/installations, Central Industrial Security Force also offers protection against Fire hazards. CISF has a highly specialised, trained and fully equipped fire wing which looks after the fire protection and fire prevention services.