naxal zones

CRPF launches massive anti-Naxal operation involving 40 thousand security personnel

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has launched a massive anti-Naxal operations in the states of Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, reports said on Friday.

Dec 27, 2013, 14:29 PM IST

Armed forces to hold recruitment camps in Naxal zones

In a bid to prevent Naxalites from recruiting youth in their cadre, the armed forces would organize special recruitment camps in remote Maoist-hit areas, Minister of State for Defence Jitendra Singh Thursday said.

Jun 06, 2013, 15:22 PM IST

Centre to follow C`garh model of `Porta Cabins`

Impressed by the Chhattisgarh government`s use of `Porta Cabins` (pre-fabricated structures) for school infrastructure in naxal infested areas, the Centre has decided to follow the model in other states as well, an official said.

Dec 18, 2012, 17:23 PM IST

Security forces to deploy UAVs in Naxal zones

Security forces engaged in anti-Naxal operations in various states, including Chhattisgarh, have decided to get different variants of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) ranging from small drones to long-range surveillance ones.

May 04, 2012, 15:08 PM IST

Chattisgarh govt to use IAF UAVs in naxal zones

The Chhattisgarh government is planning to use UAVs of the IAF to conduct reconnaissance of naxal-hit areas even as security forces are mulling entering the Maoist stronghold of
Abujhmad -- an unexplored jungle area in Bastar.

Apr 24, 2011, 16:01 PM IST