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CRPF DIG SK Parth Loses Battle To Covid-19

Bhubaneswar: A senior IPS officer on Thursday lost his battle to Covid-19 while undergoing treatment at a hospital in Bhubaneswar. DIG Sunil Kumar Parth who had tested positive for Covid-19…

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Close Shave For CRPF Jawans, Landmine Planted By Maoists Defused On Odisha-Chhattisgarh Border

Malkangiri: The security forces had escaped narrowly from a possible landmine explosion at Minapa forest in Chhattisgarh bordering Malkangiri district of Odisha. On specific intelligence inputs, the CRPF jawans of…

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Major Tragedy Averted As Jawans Diffuse 5.5 Kg Landmine In Odisha

Nuapada: A major tragedy was averted thanks to alertness and swift action by CRPF jawans who diffused a landmine weighing 5.5 kilograms in Nuapada district on Friday. The landmine was supposedly planted by Maoists near Cherchuan checkgate under Sunabeda sanctuary. CRPF officials said that the place where the landmine was planted is the single road […]

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Watch: Naxal Gameplan Foiled, CRPF Diffuse Powerful Landmine

Bhubaneswar: A sinister Naxal plot was foiled by security forces when a powerful landmine planted on the Chaibasa-Goleikera Road near the Jharkhand border in Singhbhum district was detected in the nick of time. According to reports, a CRPF team discovered the massive landmine which was planted in the middle of the road during a road […]

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CRPF To Get Micro UAV A-410 By May For Maoist Operation

New Delhi: In a bid to gear up its force for a “big” anti-extremist operation in the Maoist hotbeds, especially in areas prone to attacks, the Central Resrve Police Force (CRPF) is engaged in adding updated gadgets and arms to its armoury. In the process, the force will use an upgraded version of the Netra-V2 […]

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CRPF Inducting Women Warriors In CoBRA To Fight Maoists

New Delhi: The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is in the process to induct women warriors of the force into its elite CoBRA Battalion to engage in the fight against the Maoists — the first of such kinds of initiatives taken in the Maoist warfare duties. Outgoing CRPF Director General A.P. Maheshwari, who is to […]

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CRPF's 'Rakshita' For Insurgency-Hit Areas

New Delhi: From Monday onwards, ‘Rakshita’ — a bike ambulance developed indigenously — will save lives of injured CRPF personnel deputed in remote and inhospitable areas like the Maoist-hit states or insurgency affected Northeast regions of the country. Carefully custom built to the needs of emergency evacuation, ‘Rakshita’ is built on a Royal Enfield Classic […]

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1 CRPF CoBRA Battalion Jawan Martyred In IED Blast In Chhattisgarh, 7 Others Injured

Raipur: An Assistant Commandant of CRPF’s CoBRA (Commando Battalion for Resolute Action) was killed and seven others were injured in an IED blast triggered by by naxals near area of Sukma district on Saturday night The deceased has been identified as Assistant Commandant Nitin Bhalerao, of CoBRA 206 battalion of CRPF. The Improvised Explosive Device […]

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Huge Cache Of Explosives Seized During Combing Operation In Sundargarh Forest

Sundargarh: A huge cache of arms and ammunition including Improvised Explosive Device (IED), two cane bombs of 10 kg each and other incriminating materials were seized during a joint combing operation by CRPF Batallion-19 and Rourkela Police in the forest areas of K Balanga in the district on Tuesday. According to sources, a bomb disposal […]

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Maoist Camp Busted In Nuapada; Arms, Ammunition Seized

Nuapada: In a major breakthrough, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans busted a Maoist camp in Patadaraha forest near Bhainsamundi village under Boden Police Limits in this district on Sunday and seized huge cache of arms and ammunition. Acting on tip-off, CRPF personnel launched a combing operation in the forest and seized five rifles, one […]