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anti-Naxal operations

In a first, 20 ITBP personnel awarded for fighting Chinese troops in Ladakh

A total of 628 Gallantry Medal have been awarded to police personnel of Central and State forces

15 Aug 2021 6:48 AM

Shah visits BSF headquarters in Delhi; reviews ops along Pak, Bangla borders

The force guards over 2,290-km of the India-Pakistan border and 4,096-km Indo-Bangla front.

13 Dec 2019 5:03 PM

Female commandos set to launch anti-Naxal op

This would be the first time in the country that an all-woman combat unit would take on the Maoists independently, if the plan took shape.

02 Sep 2019 1:07 AM

CRPF set to replace 12K troops with 'young blood' in Chhattisgarh

In a first, the CRPF has trained about 20,000 fresh troops to bring renewed vigour in its operations.

25 Apr 2018 8:13 AM

SSB to create pen-portraits of jawans

Exercise aimed at understanding interests, professional problems of troops.

16 Apr 2018 6:46 AM


Naxal encounter kills 1 jawan, injures 2 in Maharashtra

The dead constable was from Karnataka's Dharwad district and served in the 113th battalion of the CRPF.

27 Nov 2017 1:00 PM

Note ban no blow to Maoists? Security finds docs on how they exchanged scrapped currency

Balance sheets recovered in Narayanpur encounter show how Maoists successfully exchanged old notes during demonetisation.

23 Nov 2017 12:14 PM

Chhatisgarh: 1 STF jawan injured in gunbattle with Naxals in Sukma

Joint team of personnel from different security forces was out on an anti-Maoist operation on Wednesday morning when they were attacked.

08 Nov 2017 4:00 PM

Naxal operations: Rajnath, 10 CMs to meet today

CRPF shifts strategic command centre for anti-Maoist ops from Kolkata to Raipur.

08 May 2017 12:54 AM

Sukma attack: Strategic CRPF command shifted to Chhattisgarh

The CRPF issued an order on May 4 directing the immediate transfer of the command headquarters of the central zone of the paramilitary.

07 May 2017 12:50 PM


CMs of Naxal-hit states to give shape to new strategy

The issue of re-calibrating the anti-Naxal strategy is to make it more effective and to minimise casualties, official said.

07 May 2017 11:17 AM

Chhattisgarh police face flak for not helping in anti-Naxal operations

Chief Minister Raman Singh too was upset over lack of coordination between state police and CRPF in counterinsurgency measures.

06 May 2017 1:56 AM