Chhattisgarh Armed Force

  • Naxal arrested in Kondagaon August 14, 2014

    A Naxal was arrested by a joint team of security personnel in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kondgaon district, a day ahead of the Independence day celebrations, police said. "Jan militia cadre Ramnath alias Billu (27) was apprehended from his native place Rengagodi under Bayanar police station limits," Kondagaon Additional Superintendent of Police Surjit...
  • Naxal carrying reward arrested during a joint operation May 20, 2014

    A Naxal, carrying a reward on his head, was arrested during a combing operation in Kondagaon district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Tuesday. Mainuram was apprehended from Kokodi village under Bayanar police station limits by a joint team of security personnel last night, Kondagaon Additional Superintendent of Police Surjit Atri told...
  • Two tiffin bombs recovered, Maoist hand suspected April 2, 2014

    Two tiffin bombs, suspected to be planted by Maoists to target security forces during upcoming Lok Sabha elections, were found at separate places in the insurgency-hit region of Chhattisgarh, police said on Wednesday. "A tiffin-bomb of 20 kgs was found on a road under Daundi police station limits of Balod district...
  • Naxal arrested during joint search operation in Bijapur January 15, 2014

    A wanted Naxal was on Wednesday arrested during a joint search operation in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Bijapur district. The cadre, who was allegedly involved in setting ablaze three trucks engaged in sand mining at Mingachal river recently, was nabbed from a forest under Jangla Police Station limits, a senior police official said. The...
  • Naxal arrested during CAF-police joint search operation in Bijapur January 15, 2014

    A wanted Naxal was on Wednesday arrested during a joint search operation in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Bijapur district. "The cadre, who was allegedly involved in setting ablaze three trucks engaged in sand mining at Mingachal river recently, was nabbed from a forest under Jangla Police Station limits," a senior police official said. "The...
  • Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama visits Sirpur's Chaanda Devi caves January 14, 2014

    Amid high security, Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama visited the ancient Buddhist site of Sirpur and meditated at the historic ‘Chaanda Devi’ caves where his guru and Buddhist philosopher Nagarjuna is supposed to have meditated centuries ago. Located at the sprawling Singhadhruva terrain, Chaanda Devi caves is about 25 km away...
  • Naxal carrying cash reward of Rs 5,000 arrested in Bijapur January 5, 2014

    A naxal was arrested in Maoist-hit Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Sunday.  Tulsi Ram Pujari, carrying a cash reward of Rs 5,000 on his head, was arrested on Saturday in forests near a village under Jangla police station area in a joint operation of Chhattisgarh Armed Force and...
  • Naxals kill police jawan in ambush January 2, 2014

    A security personnel was killed and another injured in a naxal attack in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh on Sunday, police said. "The incident took place when both the jawans, attached to Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF), were returning after security duty at a weekly market in Mirtur village under Bhairamgarh police station...
  • Naxal attack: Injured policemen airlifted to Raipur January 19, 2013

    Raipur: Two policemen injured in naxal attack at Temelwada area of Sukma district were airlifted to Raipur for treatment on Saturday, Director General of Police, Ramniwas said. Naxals attacked the Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) party on Friday during the road-opening task in the forests of Temelwada village under Chintagufa police...
  • Naxals kill five Chhattisgarh policemen June 9, 2011

    Raipur: Naxals gunned down five policemen in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh on Thursday morning and made away with their weapons, police said. The Naxals opened indiscriminate gun fire at a contingent of the 16th battalion of the Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) in the Jharaghati forested pocket in Narayanpur district,...