Tekanpur is a small town in Madhya Pradesh which has the distinction of hosting the National Training Centre for Dogs (NTCD), under the Border Security Force (BSF). It trains dogs and handlers of the BSF, various arms of the central and state paramilitary forces, state police units and other law enforcement agencies from India and abroad. Increasing anxieties about terrorism and insurgencies have led the Union government to step up its response and NTCD plays a pivotal role with its trai