Crpf

  • India@9 with Bhupendra Chaubey June 26, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: A CRPF soldier turns whistleblower June 26, 2014

    In shocking revelations, a CRPF commando of the elite CoBRA battalion, Sujoy Mandal has told CNN-IBN how Standard Operating Procedures were flouted in a botched up anti-Naxal operation. When the commando questioned why SOP was not being followed, the Deputy Commandant dismissed his apprehensions. ...
  • Varanasi turns into a fortress ahead of polling on Monday May 11, 2014

    Ahead of a blockbuster battle, Varanasi has turned into a fortress with almost 45 thousand security personnel on the ground, manning every nook and corner as we speak, there's the BSF, there's the local state police officials, there is the CRPF we are being told all here to ensure that...
  • Bijapur encounter: Govt concedes innocent villagers died in gunbattle May 21, 2013

    Over 48 hours since the Bijapur encounter, the government has conceded that those killed were innocent villagers, not Naxals. One COBRA personnel and seven villagers were killed in an encounter at Ehadsameta village of Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh late Friday night. CRPF and state police involved in the operation had...
  • News 360: CBI raids BCCI chief's Chennai residence, seizes 11 cars March 22, 2013

    The CBI on Friday seized 11 cars belonging to BCCI chief and India Cements promoter N Srinivasan. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 14, 2013

    The final draft of the anti-rape Bill, which proposes stringent punishment for rape, acid attack, stalking and voyeurism besides reducing the age of consent for sex to 16 years from 18, was cleared by the Union Cabinet on Thursday. ...
  • CRPF calls itself 'orphan' as govt officials fail to attend martyrs' homage ceremony March 14, 2013

    Angered by the absence of the government officials at a homage ceremony organised for the five CRPF personnel, who were killed in a fidayeen attack on Wedneday, one of the soldiders said they felt like orphans who don't have a father to care for them. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 13, 2013

    In the first major terror attack in Kashmir in 3 years, terrorists on Wednesday stormed a CRPF camp in the heart of the city in Bemina area killing 5 jawans and injuring at least 7 others. ...
  • Has the Afzal issue given a new lease to terrorism in Kashmir? March 13, 2013

    Terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in the heart of Srinagar, which left five CRPF personnel dead and seven injured. ...
  • J&K: Fidayeen attack in Srinagar shatters calm in Kashmir Valley March 13, 2013

    Two fidayeens - men of the suicide sqaud - armed with grenades and AK rifles in their sports kits, entered the Police Public School and mingled with the cricket-playing youth. As soon as the duo saw the CRPF contingent on duty, they fired indiscriminately, leading to casualties. With this brazen...
  • News 360: Terror attack in Srinagar leaves five CRPF personnel dead March 13, 2013

    Terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in the heart of Srinagar, which left five CRPF personnel dead and seven injured. Two terrorists, who were part of a fidayeen squad that carried out the attack were also killed in the...
  • J&K: Terror attack after 3 years stuns govt, security establishments March 13, 2013

    Deadly suicide attacks in the heart of Srinagar on Wednesday morning has caught government and the security establishments on the back foot in an environment that has already seen tensions since the hanging of Parliament attacks convict Afzal Guru. ...
  • J&K: Senior police officials say Srinagar attack bears Lashkar signature March 13, 2013

    Terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack on a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in the heart of Srinagar, which left five CRPF personnel dead and seven injured. However, senior police officials have hinted that the attack bears Lashkar signature. ...
  • Afzal Guru's execution a strong message to terrorists: CRPF ASI Santosh Kumar February 9, 2013

    CRPF ASI D Santosh Kumar, who was one the security men at Parliament on the day of the attack and killed three terrorists, said that the execution of Afzal Guru was a strong message to terrorists. He said he was very happy with the decision. ...
  • Naxal killings: Tribal Affairs Minister blames CRPF July 3, 2012

    KC Deo openly questioned the CRPF operation, alleging that half of those killed were teenagers. ...
  • Were innocent villagers killed in the name of Naxals? July 2, 2012

    While activists claim innocents were killed, the Chhattisgarh Chief Minister and the Home Ministry blame the Naxals. ...
  • Activists slam CRPF anti-Naxal operation, PC praises June 30, 2012

    Activists allege that the CRPF team involved in the reported encounter killed innocent civilians and not Naxals. ...
  • Health of the abducted IAS officer a major concern: CRPF April 24, 2012

    K Vijay Kumar, DG, CRPF said that there should be more coordination among the security agencies to deal with Naxals. ...
  • Chhattisgarh District Collector is safe: CRPF April 23, 2012

    All anti-Naxal operations in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh have been suspended as demanded by the rebels. ...
  • Three jawans killed in fratricide incident in J&K December 25, 2011

    This is the first incident of fratricide incident in CRPF this year in the Kashmir Valley. ...
  • K Vijay Kumar took over as new CRPF DG October 6, 2010

    He is the man who headed the Special Task Force that killed dreaded forest brigand Veerappan in 2004. ...
  • Bihar hostage crisis: CRPF combing Jamui forests September 4, 2010

    Jamui: The combing operation to rescue the three abducted Bihar Police officials is on in full swing. A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) battalion is combing the forest in Jamui district to locate Bihar Police sub-inspectors Rupesh Kumar Sinha and Abhay Prasad Yadav and Bihar Military Police Havaldar Ehtesham Khan. CPRF...
  • CRPF jawan kills six colleagues, shot dead October 7, 2010

    New Delhi: It's a tough time for India's largest paramilitary force the CRPF. From the Naxal battlefields to Kashmir, the beleaguered force is now facing shootouts from within its ranks. A jawan killed six of his colleagues in Jharkhand on Friday before being shot dead. ...
  • DGP's remarks expose divide in anti-Naxal war July 3, 2010

    New Delhi: Three days after the ambush on the CRPF jawans, the blame game continues between the CRPF and the Chattisgarh police. Despite a damage control exercise by the Chief Minister Raman Singh, the Central home ministry officials are critical of the state police in the war against the Naxals. ...
  • Has the CRPF become a soft target? July 1, 2010

    Naxals ambushed and killed 27 Central Reserve Police Force personnel in the Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh on Tuesday. On April 6, 76 security men were killed in a terrible attack in Dantewada while 15 people died in the bus attack in May. Several personnel of the CRPF have been injured...
  • No Kashmiri will harm yatris: Mohiuddin June 30, 2010

    Senior Congress leader Taj Mohiuddin from Srinagar gives a clean chit to the CRPF while assuring a safe Amarnath yatra in the Valley despite the unease calm. ...
  • CRPF needs time to deal with Naxals: ex-DG, BSF June 30, 2010

    E Rammohan says the CRPF is a law and order force and hence needs some time to reorient itself into a counter-insurgency force. ...
  • Officers take tech lessons to tackle Naxals June 30, 2010

    Govt is providing advance training in technology to officers in paramilitary forces to help them fight Naxals. ...
  • Cloud over Amarnath yatra, 3 killed in Valley June 30, 2010

    Srinagar: Three more protesters were killed in the firing by the security forces in Kashmir on Tuesday while Chief Minister Omar Abdullah defended his government and blamed anti-national forces for the violence which might disrupt the Amarnath yatra. ...
  • CRPF to raise force to fight stone-pelters in J-K June 6, 2010

    This is being done to reduce collateral damage and use minimum force to deal with protesters. ...