Mantej Singh will be conferred the Vayu Sena medal by the President on October 8 in Delhi.
The deceased, Laxmi, police said, was suffering from depression and was undergoing treatment.
25 years since Kashmiri Pandits left their homes, The Indian Express tracks families who returned.
Security forces killed three Naxals in a gun-battle in Hazaribagh district of Jharkhand on Monday.
The jawan, Rajesh Shukla, had received bullet injuries while nabbing an operative of the Khalistan Commando Force in September 1992.
PM Narendra Modi cleared Rajinder Khanna for the post of RAW chief for a period of two years from December 31.
Mishra’s name has already been cleared for the post of director general of CRPF.
Fourteen CRPF personnel were killed on December 1 in a Naxal ambush in Sukma.
Instead of narratives that advance the cause of war from the perspective of the state, we require those that lay out its full costs.
Senior IPS officer Prakash Mishra has been appointed as the Director General of CRPF, the largest force deployed for anti-Maoist operations.
Says Chhattisgarh is ‘still in mourning’
Lai has 85 households and a population of around 400.
The CRPF has also written to MHA to enhance the ex-gratia payment to the family of those killed in encounters from Rs 15 lakh to Rs 50 lakh.
Maoist hold is shaken in former bastions. For security forces, question is: What next?
The Indian Express had reported that uniforms and boots of the dead CRPF personnel were found in a garbage dump of the hospital.
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