Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



IED blasts in Maoist zone up, CRPF turns to Army for lessons from J&K

April 11, 2019 10:23 am

Last week, the Army trained a contingent of troopers from the CRPF’s Recruit Training Centre in Srinagar in an “IEDs sensitisation programme”, Home Ministry officials told The Indian Express.

CRPF jawan injured in pressure bomb blast in Chhattisgarh

December 04, 2018 11:13 am

Reinforcement was rushed to the spot and Dev was brought to the camp where, after preliminary treatment he was airlifted to Raipur for further medication, the official said.

Maoists’ use of IEDs reveals true nature of their project

May 18, 2016 12:01 am

On March 31, a powerful IED blast left seven CRPF jawans killed, disfigured and mutilated, in Bastar division

Chhattisgarh: Naxals attack CRPF camp, one jawan killed

May 17, 2016 12:11 pm

In the ensuing gunbattle, Constable Satish Gaur (28), who was on sentry duty, sustained bullet injuries and later succumbed.

CRPF to send over 560 women for anti-Naxal ops for the 1st time

May 08, 2016 1:25 pm

Officials had earlier said the induction of these women squads will be made in West Bengal and Jharkhand.

Seven Naxals held in Dantewada landmine attack case

April 12, 2016 11:53 pm

On March 30, seven CRPF personnel were killed after Maoists triggered a powerful landmine blast blowing up their vehicle on a main road between Mailwada and Mokhpal villages.

Named my son 'Shaurya' inspired by CRPF gallantry event: NSA Ajit Doval

April 09, 2016 9:53 pm

His son Shaurya is the Director of organisation India Foundation which works on various issues of Indian polity.

IED blasts by Maoists in Dhanbad injure four CRPF jawans

April 03, 2016 12:42 am

Police are prima facie suspecting the involvement of Nunu Chand Mahato, zonal commander of the CPI (Maoist) in Dhanbad and Topchanchi.

CRPF man shoots self in Jharkhand

February 25, 2016 12:06 am

The incident occurred at the CRPF camp under the city police station area of Latehar district on Wednesday.


Armed forces suffered due to criminal negligence by previous govt: PM

June 18, 2020 2:27 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the armed forces and national security suffered due to criminal negligence before his government came to power in 2014, in an attack directed at the Congress.

Tracking the damage done by IEDs: News in Numbers

June 18, 2020 2:28 pm

With Maoists increasingly using Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in their operations, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has turned to the Army for lessons from its experience in J&K.

Encounter underway in J&K, two militants killed

January 20, 2016 6:09 am

Pulwama, Jan 20 (ANI): An encounter between militants and security forces is underway in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. The gunfight erupted between terrorists and security forces in the area last night. According to reports, three terrorists are hiding in a villager's house since night. Two terrorists have been killed in the ongoing encounter between terrorists and security forces. The Army, Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police and CRPF in a joint operation cordoned off Naina Batpora village after information about the presence of militants was received.

CRPF is alert after Pathankot attack: DG

January 06, 2016 11:40 am

Jammu, Jan 06 (ANI): Special Director General for Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) SK Bhagat on Wednesday said that their team is too alert after the Pathankot attack. He also said that now they are working in a strategic manner on some special areas in order to keep a track over it. He also stated that if any emergency situation occurs, his team is all set.