CRPF

13 security forces killed in Jammu & Kashmir in 2021

According to the statistics, of the 13 security force casualties in Valley in militancy violence this year, only two were killed in encounters.

published on : 14th June 2021

Tribals call off protests against CRPF camp in Chhattisgarh's Silger

Silger, in an edgy district of Sukma, about 480 km south of Raipur, has been roiled by the massive protest for nearly a month against the setting up of the camp. 

published on : 14th June 2021

Two cops, as many civilians killed as militants open fire in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town

Militants fired upon a joint party of the CRPF and police near Main Chowk Sopore in north Kashmir district around noon.

published on : 12th June 2021

Chhattisgarh: 13 Naxals surrender in Bastar region

In their statement, the surrendered ultras cited disappointment with the 'hollow' Maoist ideology as well as the exploitation of lower-rung cadres by senior Naxal leaders, Dhruv said.

published on : 11th June 2021

Jharkhand: CRPF jawan shoots himself dead after killing colleague

The deceased CRPF jawans have been identified as Kalu Ram Gurjar, 35 from Rajasthan and Ravindra Kumar, 40 from Haryana.

published on : 8th June 2021

Family problem leads to CRPF fratricide and suicide in Jharkhand

“Prima facie, it appears that the jawan first killed his colleague before shooting himself. We are looking into the matter to find out the reasons behind firing,” said Chatra SP Rishabh Jha. 

published on : 8th June 2021

CRPF jawan’s wife arrested for cheating Odisha man of Rs 16 lakh

Bhisma and Ramakant were colleagues and the victim had given the money to the couple in 2017.

published on : 3rd June 2021

CRPF DG Kuldiep Singh gets additional charge of National Investigation Agency

Outgoing chief YC Modi, a 1984-batch IPS officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre, was appointed chief of the federal anti-terror probe agency in September 2017.

published on : 29th May 2021

Two LeT militants involved in murder of two BJP councilors and cop, killed in Sopore gunfight

The deceased militants were identified as a local militant Wasim Ahmed Lone R/o Sopore and a foreign militant Hamas alias Asrar alias Saria, who was active since March 2018 in north Kashmir. 

published on : 4th May 2021

Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla gets 'Y' category security cover from CRPF

According to officials, the protection has been given in view of "potential threats" to Poonawalla.

published on : 28th April 2021

Maoists allege drone attack on cadre in Chhattisgarh, forces reject claim

The outlawed CPI (Maoist) on Wednesday accused the security forces of carrying out drones attacks against their cadre in the Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh, a claim denied by the forces.

published on : 22nd April 2021

Villagers' claim of firing in Deganga polling booth baseless: Bengal Police

The villagers had alleged that the CRPF personnel deployed at booth number 215 at Kurulgachcha in Deganga in North 24 Parganas during the fifth phase of polling had fired at a crowd outside.

published on : 18th April 2021

'Didn't lose hope, maintained my cool': CRPF commando abducted by Naxals

Rakeshwar Manhas had gone missing during a deadly encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on April 3.

published on : 17th April 2021

Amid Covid-19 surge, security forces witness five-fold jump in cases in last 10 days

The BSF, which had only 20 cases on April 5 has seen a massive spike and on April 15 it witnessed 117 cases in the last 24 hours.

published on : 16th April 2021

Chhattisgarh encounter: Meet the social activists who helped free CRPF jawan without Maoist conditions

When the Avapalli sub-divisional police officer called I was astonished but he requested me to be part of the negotiating team,” he told this newspaper. 

published on : 11th April 2021
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