Tag: CRPF

Maoists on backfoot as cops make dent in poll-bound Bihar

Maoists on backfoot as cops make dent in poll-bound Bihar

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Barring a few pockets in southern Bihar that share border with Jharkhand, Maoists have little ability to disrupt assembly polls in the state. Though 33 of 38 districts in Bihar are Maoist-hit, security forces have succeeded in cornering the rebel outfit in Gaya, Aurangabad, Nawada, Munger, Jamui and Lakhisarai districts. In Gaya and Jamui, […]

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Four Maoists held in Jamui

Four Maoists held in Jamui

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The security forces today arrested four Maoists from a village in Bihar’s Jamui district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the security forces comprising the CRPF and district police raided Parasi village and arrested the four Maoists, identified as Bharat Raut, Dev Narayan Yadav, Gopal Raut and Ravindra Raut, Superintendent of Police […]

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Arms, explosives hidden by Maoists in jungle found

Arms, explosives hidden by Maoists in jungle found

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The police today recovered huge quantity of arms and explosives hidden by Maoist ultras in a jungle in Rohtas district. Superintendent of Police Chandan Kumar Kushwaha said during combing operation in the jungle near Madhukupiya village under Chutia police station, policemen found weapons hidden by Maoists. The arms recovered include three rifles, one pistol, 15 ammunition, 20 detonators and […]

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Woman, teenager killed as police open fire on protestors in Bihar

Woman, teenager killed as police open fire on protestors in Bihar

| July 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two persons were killed and five others injured on Saturday when police opened fire on demonstrator who were protesting against the alleged misbehaviour by the men in uniform against women during a search operation in Bihar’s Aurangabad district. Zonal Inspector-General (IG) Kundan Krishnan said a woman and a 12-year-old boy were killed in the incident […]

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Senior Bihar cop deserted in Maoist hotspot

Senior Bihar cop deserted in Maoist hotspot

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

He was put in personal danger by his successor who withdrew his security staff and vehicle even before taking charge of the district. A senior Bihar police officer camping in a Maoist-affected area to supervise combing operations by security forces in the aftermath of a CRPF officer’s murder was put in personal danger by his […]

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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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Two Maoists arrested by police from Jamui in Bihar

Two Maoists arrested by police from Jamui in Bihar

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jamui: Police arrested two Maoists with arms and ammunition in the red corridor of Jamui district in Bihar on Sunday. Acting on a tip-off, Police launched a joint operation with India’s paramilitaryCentral reserved Police force (CRPF) which continued for about an hour. Two red rebels were arrested while others fled amid exchange of fire. Superintendent of Police, Upendra Kumar Singh, said that […]

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Nawada ‘former SP’ left in the lurch by ‘new SP’

Nawada ‘former SP’ left in the lurch by ‘new SP’

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nawada: Feeling humiliated at the treatment allegedly meted out to him by Nawada SP Chandrika Prasad, his predecessor Himanshu Shankar Trivedi, who was transferred only a week after assuming charge in Nawada, has knocked the doors of Magadh range DIG. Trivedi, a former JNU teacher who ranked 190th in 2010 civil services examination, is learned to […]

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Maoists gun down CRPF deputy commandant in Bihar

Maoists gun down CRPF deputy commandant in Bihar

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ranchi: A deputy commandant of CRPF, HN Jha (7th battalion) was killed in a gun battle between police and Maoists at Jharkhand-Bihar border in Lakhari village under Khaira police station in Jamui district of Bihar on Friday morning.Jharkhand DGP Rajiv Kumar said, “One CRPF deputy commandant has been killed but all others are safe. In […]

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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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