Raipur. Police Headquarters Raipur has agreed to provide a special ex-gratia grant, philanthropy fund, Shaheed Samman Nidhi and collective insurance grant money to the families of martyred police in the campaign against Naxalites. They will receive a grant amount of Rs. 15 lakhs, ex-gratia grant amount of Rs. 20 lakhs, Rs. 2 lakhs from police martyr's honour fund, Rs. 2 lakhs from philanthropy fund, and a collective insurance option.
The police party of DRG, STF and CRPF left for search and operation from different places for anti-Naxal operations under Tarrem station of Bijapur district. During the retreat, the soldiers were martyred in a police-Naxal encounter between Village Minapa and Burkapal.