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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Chhattisgarh Police


Chhattisgarh: Families of two ‘Maoists’ claim fake encounter, refuse to take bodies

November 08, 2019 4:18 am

According to the police, Tuesday’s encounter took place in the jungles of Munga and Badegadam, where Hidma and Lakhma — both in black uniform — were killed and Maoist material recovered.

Chhattisgarh: Controversial cop moves SC, claims state police hounding him, his family

October 25, 2019 7:22 am

Mukesh Gupta, who was Director-General of Police of the state Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) under the previous BJP government and was removed in September this year.

Two constables among three held for Maoist-style arson, loot in Chhattisgarh

August 15, 2019 6:55 am

Most believed it to be a case of Maoist arson, not unusual in Bastar. The police have now arrested three men in connection with the incident while a fourth is on the run.

Chhattisgarh cops start learning 'Gondi' dialect to counter Naxalism

June 18, 2019 12:59 pm

While most of the police officials deployed in Dantewada know the state language and Hindi, they are not familiar with Gondi. The three-month course will now enable them to understand and speak the local dialect.

Chhattisgarh Police drops charges against DU, JNU profs, 4 others

February 15, 2019 2:56 am

The chargesheet specifically mentions that no evidence was found against the six-member fact-finding team that was initially named in the FIR.

Chhattisgarh: Key component of Maoist urban network held, says police

December 24, 2018 6:52 am

A police press release stated that N Venkat Rao (54) claimed he is a senior technical officer at the National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), Hyderabad.

No rights violations; journalists and activists must be encouraged: Newly-appointed Chhattisgarh DGP

December 22, 2018 8:37 am

Awasthi, who has been in-charge of anti-Maoist operations since early 2016, was appointed DGP on Wednesday night, replacing 1985-batch officer A N Upadhyaya.

Top Maoist propagandist Abhay Devdas Nayak held: Chhattisgarh Police

June 13, 2018 3:40 am

Police say he is CPI (Maoist) spokesman Abhay, important link in urban Maoist network; he claims to be journalist, posted articles on Maoism.

In Chhattisgarh, letters seized from Maoist camp tell story of govt push, 'dire situation'

March 26, 2018 11:12 am

All these letters, recovered by the Chhattisgarh Police after exchanges of fire, tell stories — of increasing police and government influence in some areas; promises to intensify Maoist military and political schooling; of consolation, solace and loneliness.

Over 100 arrested in Chhattisgarh for protests against 'Padmaavat'

January 25, 2018 7:12 pm

In Raigarh, activists allegedly belonging to the Chhattisgarh Kshatriya Mahasabha organised a bike rally and later burnt the effigy of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the film's director, in front of Ramniwas theatre.