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“Poor equipment and lack of training key to crushing Naxals”

“Poor equipment and lack of training key to crushing Naxals”

Apr 13, 2010 Comments

Dismissing criticisms that inferior equipments and lack of training were the reasons behind the fatal ambush of 75 CRPF personnel in Dantewada, a senior Government official in the Home Ministry has instead claimed that the provision of defective and outdated arms was actually a strategy deliberately employed to combat the growing Naxalite menace, although the policemen have failed to realize the strategic advantage they possessed.