Jharkhand Police

  • Security stepped up for peaceful polls in Jharkhand: CRPF 24-03-2014 03:13 PM

    Security forces are fully geared up to conduct the Lok Sabha polls peacefully, particularly in Maoist-affected districts, in Jharkhand. "The CRPF along with other security agencies is fully geared up to conduct free, fair and fearless elections in the state," Inspector General of Police (CRPF) MV Rao said. "We are...
  • Police officers wash Lalu's feet, carry his slippers, probe ordered 19-12-2013 12:05 AM

    Jharkhand Police on Wednesday ordered aprobe into media pictures showing a police officer washing thefeet of Lalu Prasad before the RJD chiefwent inside a templewhile another policeman allegedly carried Lalu's slippers, asenior police officer said in Ranchi. "The probe has been ordered by the police headquartersafter publication of photographs in...
  • CRPF, PLFI activists exchange gunfire in Madhe-Madhukam forest; no casualties reported 19-11-2013 08:36 AM

    CRPF and Jharkhand police exchanged gunfire with ultras of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) on Monday in Madhe-Madhukam forest in Khunti district, police said. "About 30 rounds were exchanged between Jiden Guria squad of the PLFI and the personnel of the CRPF, the Jharkhand Armed Police and the district...
  • Patna serial blasts: Jharkhand police refuse to speak on NIA probe 08-11-2013 08:21 AM

    Jharkhand police are tight-lipped on the ongoing raids and detentions in connection with Patna bomb blasts and the recovery of explosives from a lodge in Ranchi, apparently on the instructions of officials of the National Investigation Agency after they held a meeting in Ranchi. Several senior IPS officers, who on...
  • Patna blasts: NIA upset over Jharkhand Police publicising Ranchi lodge raid 06-11-2013 04:36 PM

    New Delhi: The NIA is reportedly upset over Jharkhand Police publicising the details about the raid at a Ranchi lodge which was carried out in connection with the October 27 serial bomb blasts in Patna. Sources told CNN-IBN on Wednesday that a senior NIA officer told the Jharkhand DGP that...
  • Patna serial blasts: NIA says probe building up on some suspects 06-11-2013 01:32 PM

    Amidst reports that security agencies were looking for a girl student from Bokaro in connection with Patna serial blasts, the NIA on Wednesday said a few more suspects are on the radar of the agency. "The investigation is building up on some suspects, but we can't reveal anything at this...
  • Concerned about Maoists' chemical weapons: Jharkhand Police 20-09-2013 12:23 PM

    Jharkhand Police said on Friday it is concerned that Maoists are acquiring the capability to use chemical weapons. "An alert has been sounded in all districts. The police officer leading the operation against the Maoists has been directed to take precautions during operations," Additional Director of Police (Law and Order)...
  • Won't tolerate deteriorating law and order in Jharkhand: Hemant Soren to police 06-08-2013 08:47 AM

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren Monday said his government would not tolerate the state's deteriorating law and order situation and warned the police that heads would roll if the situation was not brought under control at the earliest. Stringent action would be taken against senior police officials if the law...
  • Jharkhand: Five policemen killed by Maoists 04-04-2013 10:10 PM

    Ranchi: Five police personnel were on Thursday killed when Maoist guerrillas attacked them near Chenpur bus stand in Gumla district during a 'protest week' being observed by the red rebels. Deputy Inspector General of Police Sheetal Oraon said the policemen were on patrol duty when a group of Maoists fired...
  • Nun murder case: Police protecting real killers? 21-11-2011 09:06 PM

    Ranchi: Seven days have passed since Sister Valsa Jhon, a Nun from Kerala who was part of a group campaigning against the coal mafia, was gunned down by a group of unidentified men in Pakur, Jharkhand. Though the police on Monday arrested seven suspects, but they are still not sure...
  • Nun killed by her supporters: Jharkhand police 21-11-2011 09:25 AM

    New Delhi: In a new twist in the Sister Valsa murder case, the Jharkhand Police have said the nun was killed by members of her own organisation, the Rajmahal Pahar Bachao Andolan, the banner under which she had taken on mining companies earlier. Seven suspects have been taken into custody....