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Three naxals gunned down by security forces in encounter in Maharashtra

This is the first time that a husband-wife couple was killed in an encounter in Gadchiroli.

Naxal gunned down in Chhattisgarh, weapons recovered

A team of DRG, while returning, confronted Maoists in the forest near the two villages following which a gun-battle broke out between the two sides. However, after a brief exchange of fire, the ultras escaped into the core forest area.


CRPF officer booked for leaking information on security operations to Naxals

We have telephone records and other clinching and crucial evidence against the officer,said IG.

Naxals are our people,response has to be more humane: CRPF DG

But New Director General of CRPF rules out scaling down offensive against the rebel forces.

Grey areas in anti-Naxal operations

While there have been incidents of police using informers in various roles,it is probably the first reported death of such a person

No gallantry award for Jharkhand cops this year

A delay in filing the applications seems to be the major reason.


Trend reversed,more Naxals being killed,says CRPF DG

The chief of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF),country’s largest force deployed for anti-Naxal operations,said that on an average they were killing more than three Naxals against every CRPF personnel killed during operations. Speaking to The Indian Express,DG CRPF Pranay Sahay,who retires on July 31,said: “In 2011 we had an adverse ratio of 0.43 Naxals […]

Punjab cop to head CRPF anti-Naxal operations in Chhattisgarh

Gallantry award winning IPS officer of Punjab cadre,Harpreet Singh Sidhu,will lead anti-Naxal ops.

Parents of paramilitary men killed on duty to get ex-gratia

The ministry has made it mandatory to give a portion of the ex-gratia to parents apart from the spouse.

Four killed in Chhattisgarh had Naxal records,others still being probed,say officials

The operation has come under criticism because some of the dead and injured are teenagers