No, its 3 vikas....and ffs para gurkha/archers are just another vikas bn. This particular bn is 3 vikas.But then why does his shoulder tab says special operations instead of special frontier force ?
Para gurkha ?
holds till date.As far as it used to be till the mid 2000s.
SG has also Intel / logistics / comms attached - not army cadre - but again deputations can happen for elint /signt type / surviellence type roles (not entirely sure on this)
Above as far as i have been told but this was back in the day.