CRPF Jawan

  • 67 pc voter turnout in first phase of Assembly polls despite Naxal violence November 11, 2013

    67 per cent voters' turnout was recorded in first phase of Assembly elections in eight Naxal-hit districts in Chhattisgarh, where violence by Naxals who have called for a poll boycott left a CRPF jawan dead.on Monday, Election Commission said. Naxals ambushed a team of election personnel when they were returning after...
  • CRPF camp attack: Suspected Pak terrorist arrested in Srinagar March 14, 2013

    Srinagar: A Pakistani terrorist, suspected to be involved in the suicide attack on a CRPF camp in Srinagar, was on Thursday arrested from Chattabal area in the city. On a tip off about presence of two terrorists in Chattabal, the special operation group cordoned off the area and nabbed Abu...
  • CRPF jawan shoots himself at the disputed site in Ayodhya November 28, 2012

    Ayodhya: A CRPF jawan on duty at the disputed site of Ram Janam Bhoomi-Babri Masjid in Ayodhya committed suicide on Tuesday night, a senior police official said. N Rajgopalan, a jawan of Central Reserve Police Force deputed to man the "no-entry" security cordon at the disputed site, shot himself using his...
  • Chhattisgarh: Constable opens fire, injures CRPF jawan October 6, 2012

    Raipur: A CRPF jawan was injured when a "drunk" constable of Chhattisgarh Police allegedly opened fire at a police station in Balrampur district, police said on Saturday. "CRPF jawan Rajendra Rai attached with the 62nd battalion was hit by a bullet when Jagarnath Paikra, who was under the influence of alcohol,...
  • J&K: 3 jawans killed in fratricide incident December 25, 2011

    Srinagar: Three CRPF jawans were killed and another injured in a fratricide incident, the first of this year in the force, at a camp in south Kashmir's Kulgam district, police said on Sunday. Firing shots were heard inside the barrack of 18th Battalion CRPF at Kulgam town, 75 km from here,...
  • Patna: Kabbadi player shot dead by CRPF jawan February 10, 2011

    New Delhi: A national level Kabbadi player was allegedly shot dead on Wednesday by a CRPF jawan who was stalking her. According to reports, the victim 21-year-old Manisha Devi was on her way back from practice when Jaswant Singh chased her and picked up a fight when she refused to share...
  • Dantewada martyr's family left in the lurch April 13, 2010

    Fazalgarh: It's been a week since 76 CRPF jawans lost their lives in the Naxal ambush in Dantewada. Today we get you a story of Khalil Khan, the only breadwinner of his family. Khalil has left behind hopelessness for his parents and children. Khalil's wife Shabnam could not understand what...
  • CRPF jawan held for raping minor June 19, 2007

    Gorakhpur (UP): A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan on election duty in Gorakhpur has been accused of raping a minor girl. The incident took place at the village in the Dhuriapar assembly constituency in Gorakhpur on Monday. The 10-year-old girl says the jawan molested her when she was on her way...
  • Drunk CRPF jawan opens fire, injures 2 June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Two employees of the Kashmir government were injured when a drunk CRPF jawan opened fire on them in Jammu early on Wednesday morning. Sepoy Dukosowa was on guard duty at the high-security Kot Bhalwal jail in Jammu that houses over 300 foreign and local terrorists, official sources said....