Assam Rifles

Firm Centre to go ahead with Agnipath     

In addition to the two ministries, the states of Karnataka, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Assam have announced preference to Agniveers in state police recruitment.

published on : 19th June 2022

Assam Rifles jawan gets 10 years jail term for rape attempt on minor

Besides the convict, Barun Singh, one more jawan of the force was involved in the crime but the victim could not identify him.

published on : 4th June 2022

Surviving soldiers of 'Operation Dudhi' feted

Back in 1991, the Assam Rifles had eliminated 72 militants in a single counter-insurgency operation in Jammu & Kashmir.

published on : 9th May 2022

Union Home Ministry mulls to re-designate 'second-in-command' rank in Central Armed Police Forces

A second-in-command rank officer of Central Armed Police Forces and the Assam Rifles is an analogous post to the superintendent rank in the regular police establishment.

published on : 18th April 2022

Rise in contraband confiscation in Northeast

There had been a major rise in the confiscation of contraband and narcotics in the Northeast.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Bank of Baroda signs MoU with Assam Rifles to provide 'Central Forces Salary Package'

Under the agreement, Bank of Baroda will offer the Baroda Central Forces Salary Package to all personnel of the Assam Rifles, both serving and retired.

published on : 15th February 2022

Mon killings: Konyaks give 10 more days to govt to fulfill demands

The decision was made at an “All Konyak Summit” held in Mon on Friday. All Konyak organisations besides Konyak legislators, officers, village chiefs, civil societies, public leaders, etc attended it.

published on : 14th January 2022

MANIPUR POLLS 2022: Elections under shadow of militant strikes, will still focus on unemployment and development 

Nevertheless, the militancy by numerous groups still remains a bug-bear in the politics of the state

published on : 14th January 2022

NIA announces Rs 4 lakh-8 lakh award for information on attack on Assam Rifles convoy

The 10 insurgents allegedly involved in the November 13, 2021 attack belong to the banned People's Liberation Army (PLA) and the Manipur Naga People's Front (MNPF).

published on : 6th January 2022

Nagaland killing: Konyaks remind President about demand for probe completion in 30 days

The Konyak CSOs imposed a 10-hour bandh in Mon district and held protest rallies against the killing.

published on : 17th December 2021

Amid AFSPA debate, civilian casualties in northeast highest in three years

There is some consolation, however, to be drawn from the fact that the number of militants and arms surrendered have reached a three-year peak in 2021.

published on : 11th December 2021

Pall of gloom over Nagaland, as people mourn slain civilians

Though the situation in Nagaland and in Mon remained under control, almost all Naga tribes have now united in demanding revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), officials said.

published on : 8th December 2021

Nagaland killing: Konyak Union imposes day-long bandh in Mon district as Northeast demands AFSPA repealing

The KU also urged security forces to abstain from patrolling in the Konyak region during the seven-day mourning period.

published on : 7th December 2021

Nagaland ambush: Influential student outfit calls for seven-day mourning

Apart from the relocation of 37th Assam Rifles from Mon district and the repeal of the AFSPA, the union also demanded that action taken against the erring personnel must be put into the public domain.

published on : 7th December 2021

AFSPA should be repealed: Meghalaya CM on Nagaland ambush

Civil society groups, rights activists and political leaders of the Northeast region have been demanding the withdrawal of the 'draconian' law for years.

published on : 6th December 2021
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