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
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 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
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
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-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
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.
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
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.
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.
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