A visit to West Champaran to find out why a rural roads revolution does not seem to be working for the Nitish Kumar government this election.
As many as 75 CRPF personnel and a Chhattisgarh Police official were killed in a Naxal attack in Dantewada district on April 6, 2010.
Raju Ajmera and Laxman Sidam, both were called out by Naxals and questioned over their alleged role as police informers.
government has told the Supreme Court that the rebels have destroyed thousands of development and infrastructure facilities and kidnapped proactive,sincere district collectors to prevent development from reaching the poor.
Sonia Gandhi said the BJP rule has brought poverty and backwardness in the state.
Charging the state government with bad governance,Sonia said that BJP rule has brought poverty and backwardness in Chhattisgarh.
What has changed in Orissas anti-Maoist operations is the full backing given to SPs,making them the fulcrum of anti-Naxal operations
Maoist movement needs to be restricted both physically and psychologically from the general population”.
Coordination between the security forces and state police was leading to rise in Naxal violence.
Centre and states must join hands to curb violence by Maoists: Manmohan Singh
Most of these strikes have taken place in Chhattisgarh,Jharkhand and Bihar
In order to chalk out a fresh strategy to counter Naxal violence,Home Secretary R K Singh reviewed the situation in Raipur on Tuesday. Simultaneously,a high-level meeting was chaired by Cabinet Secretary A K Seth in New Delhi.
What Centre has paid victims in various states
On the continuing Naxal violence in the state,Patil admitted that despite heavy deployment of forces including the CRPF in Gadchiroli and other Naxal-hit areas,incidents of residents and policemen being killed have continued.
In the first six months of this year,Naxalites have gunned down as many as 82 security personnel,while losing only 48 of their cadres in the bloody battle between Maoist groups