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Updated : 4 months ago IST
Water scarcity would be a major challenge for the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Jharkhand Jaguar police in the next two-three months on 'Burha Pahar' naxal bastion- a 55 square km hilly range which was captured by the forces in September this year for the first time in 32 decade
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Commandant MK Khan on Saturday divulged that operation 'Sweep Clean', launched by security forces at Naxals bastion of 'Burha Pahar' in Jharkhand was called off due to heavy rainfall before launching operation 'Octopus', which successfully overpowered N
Attempts had been made in past to free the region from Naxals but the security forces did not succeed in taking hold of the region.
'Burha Pahar', which touches Chhattisgarh's Balrampur and Latehar as well as Jharkhand's Garhwa districts, was captured in a joint operation of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) general duty battalions, its Naxal specialised wing CoBRA, Jharkhand Police and Jharkhand Jaguar-- a special
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): In fight against left wing extremism (LWE), security forces have achieved unprecedented success this year by neutralising 14 naxals and with the arrest and surrender of 590 naxals in operation Octopus, Double Bull and Chakrabandha.
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 7 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has been conducting a major Naxal operation named 'Octopus' at the heavily mined 'Burha Pahar' hilly range in Garhwa district bordering Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand, officials said on Wednesday.