Chhattisgarh encounter

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

Assam writer slapped with sedition over post on Chhatisgarh encounter

Sarma had on April 5, two days after the brutal killing of the security personnel, allegedly posted on Facebook 'Salaried people cannot be termed martyrs if they die during duty.'

published on : 8th April 2021

Chhattisgarh encounter: Gunshot injuries show Maoists used modern weapons to ambush jawans

Most of the injuries had resulted due to shots from modern weapons or barrels from which a projectile is propelled through rapid burning of gunpowder.

published on : 7th April 2021

Kin of CRPF jawan abducted by Naxals stage protest in J-K, demand assurance for his safe release

'We want the government to inform us about the action it is taking for his release,' Meenu, wife of abducted jawan Rakeshwar Singh Minhas, said in a fervent appeal from the protest site.

published on : 7th April 2021

New police camps in their lair angered Maoists, says Centre on Chhattisgarh gunfight

After the 2017 Burkapal encounter, security forces are employing various strategies to counter the influence and movement of Maoists.

published on : 6th April 2021

Chhattisgarh encounter: Seven-month pregnant wife of slain jawan hasn't informed about her husband's death

The villages of two CRPF jawans of the CoBRA battalion sunk into gloom and tears as the news of their martyrdom reached them on late Sunday evening.

published on : 6th April 2021

Sukma encounter: Naxals first targeted officers leading operation, likely received info from locals

Sources also said there is a possibility that Naxals may have got inputs about the movement of security force personnel from locals.

published on : 6th April 2021

Bijapur Naxal attack: Involvement of multiple agencies led to leakage of intelligence, says BJP MP 

After Rahul Gandhi's "intelligence failure" remarks, Vats on Monday termed the encounter a deliberate anti-Naxal operation and said that political blame games are harmful for such operations.

published on : 5th April 2021

Chhattisgarh encounter: Naxals may have abducted missing jawan in Bijapur, says CRPF sources

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel reiterated that operations against Naxals would continue and the work of establishing camps in Naxal-affected areas would be completed in an expedited manner.

published on : 5th April 2021

Centre determined to end Naxal menace, says Home Minister Amit Shah

The minister, who is on a visit to Chhattisgarh, made the comment after paying tributes to the 22 security personnel who were killed by naxals in the state on Saturday.

published on : 5th April 2021

Chhattisgarh anti-naxal operation was poorly designed: Rahul Gandhi

Our jawans are not cannon fodder to be martyred at will, Gandhi said on Twitter.

published on : 5th April 2021

Chhattisgarh encounter: Attack will be avenged, says Shah; cops to submit report to MHA on Monday

Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla, Intelligence Bureau Director Arvind Kumar and senior officials of the home ministry and the CRPF attended the meeting.

published on : 5th April 2021

Chhattisgarh encounter: Ambush comes two weeks after peace talk call from Naxals

The outfit demanded the removal of camps of armed forces from conflict-ridden areas, revoking the ban imposed on Maoists and the release of their party leaders languishing in jails.

published on : 5th April 2021

Chhattisgarh gunfight: Using tough terrain, Maoists repeat the rerun of 2010 Dantewada attack

Armed forces repeatedly falling prey to this tactic attacked when they have been in the field for over 24 hours and at their vulnerable worst due to exhaustion raises some serious questions.

published on : 5th April 2021

Toll rises to 22 as bodies of 17 more jawans recovered at Maoist encounter site in Chhattisgarh

Eighteen jawans were missing after five security personnel were killed and 30 others injured on Saturday in the fierce gun-battle with Naxals in a forest along the border between Bijapur and Sukma.

published on : 4th April 2021
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