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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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'

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.

Chhattisgarh: A successful father upset with his son, and a double murder

Author-publisher-Jain temple trustee & wife shot dead in Durg; son arrested, friends talk of tension with father whose expectations he didn’t meet.

Ex-BBC journalist Vinod Verma arrested by Chhattisgarh Police over allegations of extortion

Sources have told The Indian Express that Verma was allegedly in possession of a sex tape of a Chhattisgarh minister, and allegations against him were that he was making extortion calls.