Dantewada attack

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Naxals kill BJP MLA, three policemen on the last day of campaign in Bastar

The attack comes just two days before polling in Bastar on April 11. DGP DM Awasthi and Girdhari Nayak, DGP anti-naxal operations, said Mandavi had been warned about travelling on the road.

Dantewada Naxal attack: Lone BJP MLA in Bastar’s 12 seats, Mandavi was leading poll charge

Ten minutes before campaigning ended on Tuesday, Mandavi was among the five killed in an IED blast that targeted his car.


PM condemns Maoist attack in Dantewada, mourns loss of BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi

Expressing grief over the death of the BJP legislator, the PM wrote on Twitter that he was a 'dedicated Karyakarta of the BJP'. He said the loss would not go in vain.

On last day of campaigning, BJP MLA, four others killed in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

The MLA's convoy was heading towards Kuwakonda from Bacheli area, which is about 450 km from state capital Raipur when the Naxalites blew up a vehicle in the convoy and opened fire at the occupants.

LiveDantewada Naxal Attack LIVE: CM chairs high-level meet; directs forces to respond to Naxals

Chhattisgarh Dantewada Naxal Attack Today: The attack is being seen as a clear boycott of the Lok Sabha polls which is scheduled to be held in three phases in Chhattisgarh. The election in the Bastar region is to be held in the first [phase on April 11.

Naxals in Dantewada kill ex-sarpanch of Congress

Former Congress sarpanch was killed allegedly by Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district after they suspected him to be a police informer


The Sukma reminder

Latest Maoist strikes must focus attention on unmet challenges of preparedness and coordination.

Maoists renew attack,kill 10 security personnel in Dantewada

This is a second attack in last 24 hours after rebels killed 5 security personnel in Narayanpur.

CRPF changes operational techniques in Naxal-hit states

A year after the Dantewada attack,CRPF is concentrating on intelligence based operations.

Four new specialised CRPF posts for anti-Naxal ops

MHA has created four new specialised posts within the CRPF in the aftermath of Dantewada attack.