Press Esc to close
Monday 16 January 2017
News updated at 8:09 PM IST
Weather
Max: 27.6°C
Min : 15.5°C
In Bengaluru
Sunny day

Naxal camp busted in Chhattisgarh

Raipur, Sep 4, 2013, (PTI):
File photo.
have busted a transncounter with the ultras during a search oconducted in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh and recovered a larpolice said today.

Two 12 bore guns, a country-made pistol, a couple of detonators, explosives and other naxal-related material besides commodities of daily use were recovered from the camping site in forests of Awapalli police station limits last night, Bijapur Additional Superintendent of Police Vivek Shukla told PTI.

Joint forces comprising CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) and district force were on a combing operation in the jungles of Boglapusnar village in Awapalli, based on a tip-off about a Naxal training camp in the region when the face-off took place, Shukla said.

On seeing the security forces, the naxals opened indiscriminate firing following which the jawans also launched a retaliatory attack, after which the ultras fled the spot, he added.

Several cadres have received bullet injuries but the ultras managed to take them away into the dense forests taking the advantage of darkness, the ASP claimed.

 

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
BJP President Amit Shah welcomes former Congress leader Yashpal Arya after he was inducted into BJP

BJP President Amit Shah welcomes former Congress leader Yashpal Arya after he was inducted into BJP

People walk under their umbrellas on snow covered road after fresh heavy snowfall in Shimla on ...

People walk under their umbrellas on snow covered road after fresh heavy snowfall in Shimla on ...

A camel performs during the ongoing 24th International Camel Festival in Bikaner on Sunday...

A camel performs during the ongoing 24th International Camel Festival in Bikaner on Sunday...

Art lovers thronging Chitra Santhe organised by Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat on Kumara Krupa...

Art lovers thronging Chitra Santhe organised by Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat on Kumara Krupa...

Large number of art lovers visiting the 14th annual art fair 'Chitra Sante' organized...

Large number of art lovers visiting the 14th annual art fair 'Chitra Sante' organized...

A large number of tourists throng Mysuru Palace as weekend holidays and Mysuru Zoo remain closed...

A large number of tourists throng Mysuru Palace as weekend holidays and Mysuru Zoo remain closed...

People walk on a snow covered road following heavy snowfall at Kandi Area in Budhal, Rajouri...

People walk on a snow covered road following heavy snowfall at Kandi Area in Budhal, Rajouri...

Students make a rangoli to aware people on voting in Moradabad on Sunday...

Students make a rangoli to aware people on voting in Moradabad on Sunday...

ABVP activists run with the Tricolours at an event ahead of Republic Day on the outskirts ...

ABVP activists run with the Tricolours at an event ahead of Republic Day on the outskirts ...

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat inspecting the guard of honour during the Army Day parade in New Delhi...

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat inspecting the guard of honour during the Army Day parade in New Delhi...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523