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

Will Intensify Fight and Win Against Maoists, Amit Shah After Meeting Injured Jawans in Chhattisgarh

After paying tribute to the martyrs of Bijapur ambush, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said that this incident (Bijapur) will only bolster “our fight and we will emerge victorious”. Shah who reached Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh on Monday paid homage to the martyred jawans at the police line first. Bodies of 14 jawans were … Read more Will Intensify Fight and Win Against Maoists, Amit Shah After Meeting Injured Jawans in Chhattisgarh

Naxal attack: HM Shah speaks to Chhattisgarh CM; directs CRPF DG to visit state | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday spoke to Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and took stock of the situation following the killing of five security personnel in an encounter with Naxals in the state, officials said. Shah also directed Director General of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Kuldiep Singh to visit … Read more Naxal attack: HM Shah speaks to Chhattisgarh CM; directs CRPF DG to visit state | India News – Times of India

400 Naxals had ambushed security personnel with heavy gunfire in Chhattisgarh, say sources

A group of an estimated 400 Maoists had ambushed security personnel who were part of a large contingent deployed for a special operation, leading to the killing of at least 22 personnel and injuries to 30 others, official sources said on Sunday. They said the contingent of about 1,500 troops drawn from CRPF‘S specialised jungle … Read more 400 Naxals had ambushed security personnel with heavy gunfire in Chhattisgarh, say sources

Chhattisgarh: 15 jawans missing after Bijapur Naxal encounter

Around 15 security personnel are missing following the encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district on Saturday. “A reinforcement party has rushed to the encounter spot. Bodies of two jawans have been recovered as of now,” Chhattisgarh Police sources said. “23 injured have been admitted to Bijapur hospital and 7 have been admitted to a … Read more Chhattisgarh: 15 jawans missing after Bijapur Naxal encounter

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

Encounter breaks out between security forces, Naxals in Jharkhand’s Majhgaon | India News – Times of India

MAJHGAON: An encounter broke out between security forces and Naxals here in Majhgaon on Saturday, informed the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). The encounter broke out at 6 am when troops of 209 CoBRA and Jharkhand Police were out for search and destroy operation (SADO) in Majhgaon. The firing has been stopped and search is … Read more Encounter breaks out between security forces, Naxals in Jharkhand’s Majhgaon | India News – Times of India