Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Chhattisgarh Naxals


Why we must ask who killed Meena Khalkho

May 27, 2022 8:50 am

Sharmila Purkayastha, Uma Chakravarti write: It is not ‘habitual’ female conduct that obstructs fair and impartial inquiry into sexual crimes, but ‘habitual’ misogyny

Peace talks with Naxals only if they repose trust in Constitution: Chhattisgarh CM

May 19, 2022 5:52 pm

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said he will come to Sukma or anywhere for talks, but only on one condition that Naxals express faith in the Constitution.

Chhattisgarh: Five security personnel killed, dozen injured in encounter with Naxals

April 03, 2021 10:10 pm

The police said the body of a woman Maoist was also recovered from the encounter spot. 

Caught in crosshairs of Chhattisgarh’s police-Naxal war, 14 who surrendered

March 31, 2021 8:29 am

Under an initiative launched last June called ‘Lon Varattu’ (which in Gondi dialect means ‘return to your village’), the state police appeals to those who have turned naxals to come back home.

Five naxals held from Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh

September 07, 2021 4:46 pm

Five naxals who allegedly participated in the killing of four police officers after their abduction in 2015 were detained at two points in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district.

Two Naxals killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

September 14, 2019 9:00 am

After a brief exchange of fire when the security forces personnel tried to zero in on the ultras, they escaped into the dense forest taking advantage of darkness, Dantewada Superintendent of Police Abhishek Pallava said.

Naxals torch 1 vehicle, 3 machines at road construction site

May 05, 2019 8:18 pm

As per the preliminary information, a group of ultras reached the construction site, around seven km from Golapalli, which is around 500 km away from capital Raipur, and threatened workers to leave the place, he said.

Chhattisgarh: Two Maoists killed in Dantewada, likely to be involved in BJP MLA's killing

April 18, 2019 3:08 pm

The police said that one of those killed, identified as Varghese, is a senior cadre of the Malangir Area Committee and carried a reward of 5 lakh. He was also likely to be involved in the killing of BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and his security men.

Naxals set bus on fire in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

November 13, 2018 10:48 am

There were some 35 passengers in the bus. The Naxals asked them to get down and then set it on fire, the police said. No passengers were injured in the incident, he added.

One killed, three jawans injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh

September 01, 2018 10:23 pm

The incident took place at around 12:30 pm in Rabdipara village under Phulbagdi police station area when a team of the DRG staff was out on an anti-Naxal operation, a senior police official told PTI over phone.