Tag: Central Reserve Police Force

Will retaliate if comrade tortured: Maoists

Will retaliate if comrade tortured: Maoists

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than a week after they shot dead a Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF) Deputy Commandant Harikant Jha in the jungles of Jamui, bordering Bihar-Jharkhand, the banned ultra outfit CPI (Maoist) has threatened retaliatory action if one of the arrested members  Reena Koda, the wife of self-proclaimed Maoists’ zonal commander Siddhu Koda, was tortured […]

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Heavy security for April 30 polls in Bihar

Heavy security for April 30 polls in Bihar

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A total of 59,000 personnel of central paramilitary forces and state police as well as two helicopters would be deployed during elections in seven Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar on April 30. Chief Secretary A K Sinha said today that 145 companies of central paramilitary forces, which include 35 companies of the Border Security Force […]

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Maoist-hit states owe crores to CRPF

Maoist-hit states owe crores to CRPF

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in the five Naxal-hit states is facing acute drainage of resources, with the states yet to pay up their share of expenses for the security duties. With austerity measures of the Union government already implemented, the force has received just Rs 20 crore against their allocation of Rs 918 […]

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Bihar Police official gets notice over Narendra Modi remark

Bihar Police official gets notice over Narendra Modi remark

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: A Bihar Police official was served a show cause notice for delivering a political speech during which he referred to BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. RK Mishra, a 1986 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, was served the notice for his speech at a function in Darbhanga district in November held to mark […]

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Special commandos deployed for anti-Naxal operations in Bihar

Special commandos deployed for anti-Naxal operations in Bihar

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the backdrop of the Union Home ministry recently pulling up Bihar for its “failure” in controlling Naxal violence, the CRPF has now deployed close to 200 commandos of its special CoBRA battalion to bring lethality in its offensives in the state. The anti-Naxal warfare trained commandos will now not only assist about 5,000 troops […]

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DGP in spot for saying CRPF jawans of Bihar aided Maoists

DGP in spot for saying CRPF jawans of Bihar aided Maoists

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

A letter by Bihar’s Director-General of Police (DGP) to his counterpart in CRPF, considered a routine correspondence between the police heads, has kicked up a controversy as the BJP objected to the top cop’s request to exclude Bihari officers from the CRPF units fighting Maoists in the state.  The DGP, Abhayanand, has asked the Director-General […]

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