The Central Industrial Security Force, which is in charge of vital installations, VVIPs, airports and important government buildings and monuments, lost two personnel in the past two years.
A CRPF jawan allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide at Musullagunta village in Nallajarla mandal.
Dipak Kumar Shah, a resident of Jharkhand and deployed in the 170 battalion of the CRPF in Bijapur, about 350 km south of Raipur, shot himself dead by his service weapon INSAS rifle.
Officials said at least two terrorists attacked a patrol party of the CRPF on the busy KP Road in Anantnag with automatic rifles followed by hurling of grenades.
The security personnel returned the fire and in the ensuing three-hour-long gun battle, three Hizbul men were killed.
The body has been sent to the jawan's native village in Bagalkot district of Karnataka.
Nadeem Khan, donning a khaki uniform of the CRPF, was intercepted at the Chandni Chowk station on Saturday as his activities were found to be suspicious.
The skirmish took place in the forest near Chameda village in Dhamtari district when a joint team of CRPF's 211 battalion and District Force (DF) was out on an anti-naxal operation.
CRPF commandant of 187th bn Harinder Kumar said three jawans were killed and the one who shot them was critically injured in the fratricide incident.
The security and intelligence agencies assessed the threat of Maoist forces still exists in Wayanad.
Thirty-nine CRPF personnel were killed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district when a Jaish-e-Mohammed terror outfit rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into the bus on February 14.
While the students contributed Rs 2.5 lakh, the college management contributed Rs 2.5 lakh.
The treatment of the children of soldiers will not only be free at Nimbannavar Hospital, but priority will be given to them for consultation.
Significantly, the press statement issued by the most powerful UN body, names the Pakistan-based terror group headed by Masood Azhar responsible for the deadly terror attack.
Pinarayi informed the family of the Cabinet decision to appoint Sheena, a BCom graduate, to the permanent post of assistant in Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Pookode.