India | Alok Pandey (with inputs from PTI) | Friday July 4, 2014
A senior officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was killed in a gunbattle with Naxals in Bihar's Jamui this morning. Hira Kumar Jha, the second-in-command of CRPF base in Jamui, died in the anti-Naxal operation that took place in the Lakh...
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday April 12, 2014
At least 12 people, including poll officials and CRPF jawans, were killed in two Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh today.
Election 2014 | Sanchari Bhattacharya (With inputs by PTI) | Wednesday April 9, 2014
The CRPF jawans were on their way back -- after escorting officials of the Election Commission to their respective constituencies in the district -- when they were attacked by the Naxals today morning.
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Thursday March 13, 2014
After the Naxal attack in Tongal on Tuesday in which 15 jawans of a patrol team of 50 CRPF and state police officials were killed, work at most of the road construction sites in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region have come to a grinding halt.
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Sixteen people were killed in a gun battle after Naxals ambushed them in the heavily-forested district of Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh on Tuesday morning, close to the spot where 25 people, including top Congress leaders, were killed in a Naxal ambush l...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
With the latest Maoist offensive claiming lives of four CRPF personnel in Bastar, Intelligence Bureau has alerted security forces, asking them to be extra cautious following inputs of major strikes in southern Chhattisgarh after 'peaceful' assembly e...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Four jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF were killed in a Naxal ambush in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh today.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday November 18, 2013
An officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was today sent to judicial custody over allegations of sharing details of the movement of the paramilitary force with Naxals.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 15, 2013
An officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has been arrested in Bihar on charges of leaking vital information to Maoists.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 4, 2013
A CRPF jawan was today injured in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Dhamtari district.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday May 27, 2013
As India comes to terms with Saturday's shocking attack by Naxals in Chhattisgarh which killed 24 people, including senior state Congress leaders, questions are now being raised over Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's absence from the country.
India | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday January 18, 2013
An injured radio operator was left behind by an Indian Air Force (IAF) crew in the jungles of Chhattisgarh after their helicopter was shot down by Naxals this evening, but Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) commandos rescued him.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday January 7, 2013
Seven CRPF personnel were killed and at least nine others injured in a fierce gun battle with Maoist guerrillas in Latehar district on Monday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 18, 2012
Five CRPF men were killed and as many injured when Maoists blew up an anti-landmine vehicle of the force at Barha village in Gaya district, about 100 kms from state capital Patna, this morning.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 7, 2012
Two CRPF commandos were killed in an IED blast triggered by Naxalites in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district early today, the second Maoist strike in the state in as many days. A Tata-407 vehicle was blown up near Rajpeta village under Basaguda police s...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das, Abhinav Bhatt | Monday July 2, 2012
It was an operation that was described as a great success in the battle against Naxalism. On Friday, 19 people were killed in the state of Chhattisgarh by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the state police. Officials alleged that those kill...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 27, 2012
In a major Naxal attack, 12 CRPF personnel were today killed and 28 others injured when naxals triggered a landmine blast in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra. A total of 40 troops were travelling in a bus from Pushtola to Gatta, about 4 kms from ...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 21, 2012
Ten jawans have been reportedly killed in a landmine blast in the Gadwa district in Jharkhand. The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans were on their way for an operation.
India | Haribansh Sharma & Alok Pandey | Sunday September 4, 2011
More than 300 jawans of the CRPF , fighting Naxals in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district, are having to tackle a new menace these days: malaria Malaria has hit the district in a big way and CRPF camps are very badly hit . Add to this lack of basic ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday July 2, 2011
Six villagers have allegedly been killed by Naxals in Munger district of Bihar.The Naxals reportedly posed as CRPF men, entered Munger in two jeeps and opened fire.The incident happened at 5 am in the morning. Search and combing operations are on in the region.