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Gadchiroli district


Maharashtra: SDPO suspended for ignoring procedures leading to Gadchiroli Naxal attack

June 21, 2019 12:20 pm

The suspension of Shailesh Kale, SDPO of Kurkheda in Gadchiroli district, was announced in the Legislative Council by Deepak Kesarkar, Minister of State for Home.

Wild elephants enter Gadchiroli, injure forest guard

June 11, 2019 9:03 pm

The elephants apparently crossed over from Manpur Mohalla area of Chhattisgarh and were also spotted in Murumgaon area of Dhanora tahsil. Due to the crowd, the elephants apparently got disturbed and pushed one of our forest guards, who was injured.

Maharashtra: Acid attack at CM programme fellow in Gadchiroli

March 15, 2019 1:01 pm

The victim, a Chief Ministers Rural Development Fellow (CMRDF), has been identified as Samadhan Kasture from Solapur district.

Ultras kill 3 villagers in Maharashtra to avenge 2018 operation

January 22, 2019 3:49 pm

A Police official said Tuesday's incident was the first attack on villagers in Gadchiroli district after Maoist Nambala Keshav Tao alias Basavraju took over from Ganapathy, a top leader of the Naxal movement.

Maharashtra steps up efforts: Gadchiroli leads in vasectomies

February 05, 2018 9:53 am

Gadchiroli has been adjudged the ‘best performing district’ in the country with the highest number of vasectomies — 2,963 — in 2016-17. In 2015-16 too, Maharashtra was praised by the Centre for its efforts to encourage the participation of men in family planning.

Wild water buffalo herd in Gadchiroli triggers hopes

July 08, 2015 3:22 am

The large herd was accidently captured by forest staffers while monitoring sensors used to track the giant squirrel, which is Maharashtra’s state animal.

How Maharashtra tackled its forest mafia in Gadchiroli

April 12, 2015 3:34 am

Increased patrolling, providing incentives such as jobs has led to surrenders

493 civilians killed in Naxal-hit Maha districts in 3 decades

August 02, 2014 1:36 pm

An overwhelming number of victims of Naxal violence were from Gadchiroli district alone (451).

Cartoons drawn by ‘missing’ city youth found at Naxal encounter spot: Police

May 28, 2014 2:31 am

Maoists still active on Golden Corridor, says Special IGP (Nagpur range) Ravindra Kadam

Senior Naxal gets life

April 09, 2014 2:45 pm

The Gadchiroli District and Sessions Court Monday sentenced senior Naxalite Sarju Zuru Zure to life