Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

Almost 120 hours after CRPF (CoBRA battalion) jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas was held captive by Maoists following a gunfight at Bijapur-Sukma border on last Saturday, a group of mediators accompanied by some local journalists freed Manhas on Thursday deep in the same forest area where the gunfight had taken place. A communique from the Bastar … Read more Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

Cop injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur

RAIPUR: A police personnel from the Bomb Disposal squad (BDS) was injured when a pressure IED, planted by Naxals, went off in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district on Friday (Nov 20), police said. The blast took place on Gorna-Mankeli road, where a team of security personnel along with the BDS of the District Force (DF) was carrying … Read more Cop injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur