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.
Notably, Pachnanda had run into controversy after his appointment in the CBI was opposed by agency director Ranjit Sinha.
Deputy commandant, assistant commandant among those killed; Rajnath says ‘personally hurt’.
Six CoBRA personnel were also reportedly injured in the ambush as an Mi-17 was rushed to evacuate the security personnel from the forest.
Advocate general B R Mahajan told the court the CRPF has taken possession of the ashram.
Kashmir. Locals, however, alleged that the civilian died when the security forces opened fire at protestors.
On Wednesday, the division bench nominated Bhushan, a former judge of M P High Court recently.