Chhattisgarh Armed Force

  • Two tiffin bombs recovered, Maoist hand suspected 02-04-2014 11:54 PM

    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...
  • Naxal arrested during joint search operation in Bijapur 15-01-2014 09:44 PM

    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...
  • Naxal arrested during CAF-police joint search operation in Bijapur 15-01-2014 03:17 PM

    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...
  • Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama visits Sirpur's Chaanda Devi caves 14-01-2014 10:40 PM

    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...
  • Naxal carrying cash reward of Rs 5,000 arrested in Bijapur 05-01-2014 12:25 PM

    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 02-01-2014 05:40 PM

    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...
  • Naxals kill five Chhattisgarh policemen 09-06-2011 11:02 AM

    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,...