EDITORIAL: Obsession With CI Ops… Losing Touch Of The Fundas

It could be due to a misplaced sense of priority or a failure to break free from the stereotypical understanding of a job profile or a wrong policy pursued by the Government but today the State Police Department stands exposed as a force totally inept in handling crimes which do not fall under the ambit of insurgency. The reasons are many and it does not need the mind of either an Einstein or a Hawkings...

EDITORIAL: CI Ops- More Than Military Might

The very nature of the conflict demands that counter-insurgency operations are not only about sheer military might and it requires much more than the use of latest weapons and hi-tech gadgets such as unmanned drones, but requires a completely different approach and understanding. In the first place, it should be noted that being engaged in CI Ops is a different ball game from conventional war with...

Land Or Water Surface, CI-Ops Ready For Takeoff, Hovercrafts Inducted To Sanitize Loktak Lake

Chief Minister O Ibobi inagurating the induction of the hovercraft IMPHAL, Mar 7: With Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh handing over the three hovercrafts acquired for counter insurgency operations at Loktak Lake to the police formally today, Manipur police has become the first State police force in the country to be equipped with hovercrafts for counter insurgency operations. The three hovercrafts have...