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CoBRA officer was to come home for celebration of birthday, a late Diwali

November 30, 2020 7:44 am

While the 33-year-old died of injuries sustained in the IED blast, seven CoBRA personnel were injured and are now out of danger. The attack happened just 6 km from the Burkapal base camp of CoBRA.

MPV blast killings: CRPF transfers CO of Sukma battalion

March 17, 2018 5:54 pm

Prashant Dhar, the Commanding Officer (CO), was directed by the CRPF Director General (DG) R R Bhatnagar, through field commanders, to exercise caution and not allow any movement on the 5-km under-construction Kistaram-Palodi road.

Sukma attack: A timeline of Naxal violence in Chhattisgarh in last decade

March 13, 2018 7:28 pm

Naxal attack in Sukma, Chhattisgarh: Officials said the incident took place around 12:30 pm along the Kistaram-Palodi road of the district when the troops of the 212th battalion of the CRPF were out on an operation.

Two Maoists killed in Sukma

January 28, 2018 2:49 am

A senior CRPF official said a team of the COBRA unit had left Chintalnar camp in the early hours of Saturday, based on specific intelligence.

Sukma encounter: Another police jawan dies, death toll climbs to 3

June 25, 2017 4:10 pm

Four separate encounters between Naxalites and police have been reported in the state since Saturday, in which three security men have been killed and seven injured.

Sukma encounter: Five STF personnel injured in encounter with Maoists

June 24, 2017 3:33 pm

Sukma encounter: All of the injured jawans have been evacuated from the spot

13 naxals held in Sukma district

June 19, 2017 7:53 pm

"While 11 cadres were apprehended from Jagargunda police station area, one each was held from Tongpal and Gadiras police station limits," Deputy Inspector General of Police (Dantewada range) Sundarraj P said

CRPF recruits 743 youths from Chhattisgarh's Bastar region to fight Naxals

June 08, 2017 3:25 pm

The youths have been recruited for the post of constable in the CRPF from tribal-dominated Sukma, Dantewada, Narayanpur and Bijapur districts and will join the 'Bastariya' battalion.

Chhattisgarh: Eight Naxals arrested in Sukma

May 16, 2017 6:59 pm

This comes just a few weeks after 25 CRPF jawans were killed in an encounter with Naxals in Sukma.

Sukma attack: Gautam Gambhir to bear education expenses of slain CRPF jawans' children

April 28, 2017 11:19 am

25 CRPF jawans were killed and seven injured in one of the deadliest attacks by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district recently.