The jawans who went on a search in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh have recovered a live IED of 5 KG. Which was diffused by the BDS team on the spot. The Maoists had kept a cooker IED plant in the area with the intention of harming the soldiers. Bijapur SP Kamlochan Kashyap said that the plan of Naxalites has been foiled. The matter is of Jangla police station area.
According to the information, the DRG personnel were out for searching in Hingum, Kotmeta, Jharamongia areas of the district. Meanwhile, the soldiers who reached the Belchar-Matwara road were searching the area. During this, the soldiers saw the wire along the same route, which was pulled out. This wire was attached to a pressure cooker IED at some distance. Which the soldiers took out of their understanding and defused the IED on the spot.
Know what is DRG Force?
A few years ago a team of local youth was prepared to take on the Maoists in Bastar. Whose name was named DRG i.e. Distic Reserve Guard. Youth were recruited in DRG in every district of Bastar. The police have got a big advantage in taking iron against the Maoists. Because the local youth are well aware of the geographical location of the area, water-forest-land. The Maoists also consider themselves as the biggest threat from the DRG. Surrender Naxalites are also being recruited in DRG.