Sukma encounter: CRPF to increase officers in anti-Naxal ops

CRPF is mulling an increase in the number of officers in its strike teams conducting anti-Naxal operations as facts emerged in the recent encounter in Chhattisgarh that as soon as the two commanders were shot dead, Maoists pinned down the trapped troops and killed a dozen others.

Dec 04, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

Certain anti-Naxal ops failed due to officer`s conduct: CRPF

Leakage of operational information of CRPF by a detained officer of force to Maoists, had led to failure of certain anti-Maoist actions in Bihar, the chief of the paramilitary force said on Friday.

Nov 16, 2013, 00:37 AM IST

Three Maoist cadres apprehended in Jharkhand

Three cadres of CPI (Maoists) were apprehended with arms and explosives from naxal-affected West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand during an anti-naxal operation on Friday.

Mar 01, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

Single nomination filed for Bhamragad zilla parishad by-poll

Just a single nomination was filed for the by-election of Arewada Nelgunda Zilla Parishad constituency in Bhamragad taluka of the district till the last date of the nomination on Friday.

Jul 27, 2012, 20:50 PM IST

Police, Naxals exchange fire in Bangadikolli

A four-member suspected Naxal group and Karnataka Anti-Naxal Force (ANF)exchanged fire during a combing operation at Bangadikolli police said.

Mar 10, 2012, 19:50 PM IST

Anti-Naxal ops: CRPF gets `Shaurya Chakra` again

Anti-Maoist operations in Naxal hotbeds have emerged as the most enduring and tough assignment for the country`s largest paramilitary CRPF.

Jan 26, 2012, 17:22 PM IST

Raman Singh discusses anti-naxal strategies

A day after 26 CRPF personnel were
killed in a Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Narayanpur
district, Chief Minister Raman Singh today called an emergency
meeting to discuss anti-naxal strategies.

Jun 30, 2010, 20:23 PM IST

Anti-naxal cops have to be busy in courts than on ground

As if fighting the Maoists was not enough, the police involved in the anti-Naxal operations in Chattisgarh are stretched on another front where they have to spend a considerable time in courts.

Apr 16, 2010, 12:46 PM IST

15,000 additional securitymen for anti-Naxal operations

As Maoists continued to strike at
will, the Centre is planning to deploy around 15,000
additional paramilitary personnel by April in the
Naxal-affected states to deal with the extremists.

Feb 18, 2010, 19:56 PM IST

Centre to launch anti-Naxal Ops in trijunctions of states

As Maoists menace continued to be unabated, the government is all set to launch the much-awaited full-fledged anti-Naxal operations at
three different areas, considered trijunctions of worst Naxal-affected states.

Nov 01, 2009, 11:29 AM IST

Special CRPF director Raman to be posted at Raipur

Senior IPS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, Vijay Raman who has been recently promoted as a Special Director of CRPF by the Centre to deal exclusively with Maoist menace in the country, will be posted at Raipur in Chhattisgarh.

Sep 17, 2009, 13:37 PM IST

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