Chhattigarh News

Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, farmers to get instant paddy bonus, petty cases against tribals to be dropped

The move is being read with political overtones as it is a departure from the norm, which is that the bonus is distributed to farmers after the cycle of acquisition is over, after a period of two to three months, which is when the new government would have been in place in Chhattisgarh after the elections.

For 13 years, this man terrorised entire Chhattisgarh from inside a jail

His first registered crime was as a Class X student, under sections 324 (voluntarily causing hurt with weapons), 506B (criminal intimidation), and 294 (obscene acts or songs).


Chhattisgarh encounter: Six women among 8 Maoists killed

On Thursday, senior police officials had said that four of those killed were women, but said on Friday that the inquest and identification process had revealed that there were six women among the dead.

Chhattisgarh: Ajit Jogi’s party announces 11 candidates for Assembly polls

Chhattisgarh goes to the polls late next year. Jogi and his son Amit Jogi had broken away from the Congress in 2016, making the CJC the third player in a state that has seen a two-way battle between the BJP and Congress thus far.

Two Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh

An official said, “Coordination between states has already been very good, but we spoke about furthering that to preempt whatever steps the Maoists want to take.’’

Naxal killed in face-off with police in Chhattisgarh

Notably, three Naxals, including two women, were yesterday killed in a gunbattle with police in the Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district.


Chhattisgarh govt plans to build nearly 1 lakh toilets in three months

A target is set to build pucca toilets in 99,450 houses and giving 87,400 domestic tap connections.

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Chhattisgarh Maoist attack: Is this how we treat our martyrs?

At Raipur morgue, how they play politics with remains of CRPF dead.