As security forces zeroed on the hiding militants, they fired upon at the personnel triggering an encounter.
CRPF devised a new strategy of putting up hoardings in local dialect to seek tribals’ support in construction of a National Highway
CM Arvind Kejriwal has also assured a job and all financial support needed the wife of the jawan killed in action.
India needs a matrix structure where the operational and support roles are separated.
The incident occurred when a joint contingent of CRPF and district force was carrying out an anti-Naxal operation in Awapalli police station.
Nawada SP Parvez Akhtar said the group of Maoists also fired several rounds in the air during their raid.
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.
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