July 24, 2020 8:42 am
Rishu Istam and Ramsingh Alami a.k.a Maata were killed on May 21, following an “encounter” near their village, Pidiyakot.
June 28, 2020 7:48 am
The poster, with slightly blurry and mostly outdated images, carries all known aliases of 34 senior Maoist leaders and carries the message: “complete secrecy would be maintained for people coming forward with information.”
February 20, 2020 4:12 pm
Villagers even say they haven’t heard of the NHRC order. “We haven’t heard of any compensation. No one came to the village to tell us about this,” said Sundam Sannu, a former sarpanch and one of those who filed complaints against the killings of 2009.
May 09, 2019 4:05 am
Senior police officers said the body of one woman Maoist operative had been recovered. At least one other operative was killed in the gunbattle though no other bodies were recovered, they said.
November 14, 2018 12:38 am
High turnout in Chhattisgarh polls is an affirmation of stakes in democracy, and a rebuke to the politics of violence and fear
September 09, 2018 11:29 am
Last month, senior Maoist leader Pahad Singh, who had the police of three states in hot pursuit, surrendered to the Chhattisgarh Police. Singh speaks to The Indian Express from an undisclosed location about his early life, why he picked the gun, his 18 years in the Maoist movement and how he ended up disillusioned
August 24, 2018 1:28 am
Hailing from a village in Rajnandgaon, Singh was a member of the Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh Special Zonal Committee(MMCSZC) and was also secretary of the Gondia division of the Maoists.
March 04, 2018 4:28 am
Telangana Police claims the Greyhounds commandos, assisted by special police of Chhattisgarh Police, came under fire from Maoists while conducting a combing operation in Venkatapuram-Cherla-Pujarikanker region.
March 03, 2018 9:18 am
Operation after alert on presence of top Maoist leaders; High Court orders autopsies on tape
January 25, 2018 6:05 am
The team that involved in the encounter was of the District Reserve Guard (DRG). Exact details of what happened is unclear at this point.