Reinforcement was rushed to both the places and the injured personnel were brought to Bijapur district hospital.
The terror attack, which is the third in Kathua district in the last one-and-a-half years, came around 6.20 am.
Calling Deputy CM’s statement “unacceptable”, Tarigami said, “It is not acceptable when you say he can be a policeman or a civilian” and demanded a resolution.
CRPF DG said that anti-Naxal operations in all the states were being conducted keeping in mind the new motto.
No person has been arrested yet in relation to the March 5 violence.
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.