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Over 200 women join CRPF Bastar Battalion to fight Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Over 200 women from Bastar, Chhattisgarh, are training hard in Adhoc Training School (ATS) Ambikapur. These women, aged between 20-25 years, are a part of 556 men and women belonging to the backward Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST). This group is being trained to be inducted as special operation’s group, which the CRPF plans to unleash onto the Naxals as part of its strategy. Nirmala (name changed) , 21, has trained hard to take revenge from the killers of her family and has almost reached the completion of her course. She went ahead despite her mother’s apprehension and lost her brother as a result of her decision to join.