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RK Vij

RK Vij is a senior IPS officer in Chhattisgarh.

An Expert Explains: Cyber frauds trying new ways, it’s important to secure data, accounts
Wed, Apr 15, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): A few people are attempting novel ways of defrauding innocents using information and technology. Money is being siphoned off using fake accounts and exploiting vulnerabilities of various applications.

Explained: Why it’s a good idea to have police commissioners in the bigger cities
Mon, Feb 10, 2020

Police in India are subject to dual control — although their administration under The Police Act, 1861 is vested in the police hierarchy, the District Magistrate exercises general control within his jurisdiction.

Explained: How Ramanna ran his empire of terror, what now for Maoists in Chhattisgarh
Thu, Dec 19, 2019

In February 2006, Ramanna led the NMDC magazine attack in Kirandul, Dantewada, in which eight CISF personnel were killed and 19 tonnes of explosives were looted.

Explained: How forces are tackling Maoists in Chhattisgarh, what challenges remain
Mon, Aug 12, 2019

While security forces have made continuous inroads, the Central Committee of the CPI (Maoist) has repeatedly admitted in various reports and meetings that their base area has shrunk, fresh recruitment almost dried up, and desertions increased.

The persistence of memory
Sat, Mar 30, 2019

An emotional yet incisive narrative of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of 1919.

Taking A Narrow View: SC ruling on misuse of the dowry law raises questions
Mon, Sep 18, 2017

In most states, the police have a counseling centre at the district headquarters, where both the complainant and the accused — wife and husband — are encouraged to talk about their grievances against each other.

How to Catch a Bandit
Sat, Mar 18, 2017

A first-hand account of the capture and killing of Veerappan

Security with development
Thu, Jan 09, 2014

New police stations in Chhattisgarh’s vulnerable areas have turned the tables against the Maoists.

A reparative justice
Tue, Aug 13, 2013

For the rape victim,compensation is a right,not mercy shown by the state.

Notes from the Bastar battlefield
Thu, Jun 06, 2013

The Maoists’ military formations can be effectively fought only by the deployment of special forces

In the family way
Mon, Oct 29, 2012

MHA’s decision to replicate the Chhattisgarh model in all Maoist-affected states is timely

For women,not just by law
Tue, Jul 31, 2012

Structural changes in the criminal justice system are needed for the amended rape law to be effective

Missing birth certificates
Thu, Apr 12, 2012

With no proof of victims’ age,crimes against minor girls often go unpunished

An order that hurts
Tue, Jul 12, 2011

Salwa Judum cannot be reduced to a few errant SPOs. In fact,tribal SPOs have an important role in winning peace.

Reign of terror
Fri, Oct 09, 2009

The inhumane and merciless murder of Inspector Francis Induwar of Jharkhand Police,by those claiming to operate hefty schemes like...

The slow trudge to normalcy
Thu, Aug 06, 2009

The gruesome incident of July 12 instant was shattering. We lost a superintendent of police and 28 others,fighting to their last breath in a Naxalite...