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No poison found in recovered bodies of 18 Maoists after Gadchiroli encounter, say police

A total of 40 people had died in the two operations by the Gadchiroli police on April 23 and April 24. While the first operation near Kasnasur had resulted in 34 deaths of alleged Maoists, the second at Nainar had lead to six deaths.

Gadchiroli operations: Maoists don’t name missing Gattepalli villagers among dead

The five lists include one issued by Dandakaranya Special Zonal Committee from Bijapur of Chhattisgarh, which names 33 dead and mentions eight as “militia members”.


Gadchiroli ambush: Post-mortem reports show 12 fell to bullets, eight died of drowning

Gadchiroli ambush: The reports for 15 women and five men, written and signed by seven doctors at the civil hospital, reveal that most suffered multiple bullet injuries, causing ruptures in critical parts such as lungs, heart and head. All 20 were wearing green shirts and trousers, they say.

Gadchiroli: 15 days & counting, this village waits for its missing

Police have claimed that elite C-60 commandos fired 12-13 grenades at the Maoist camp, located on a rocky island in the middle of the Indravati river, from two flanks, thus trapping them.

Cadres killed in fake encounter at Gadchiroli: Maoists

In a press release issued in Telugu, the Maoists alleged that with the help of informers, security personnel poisoned the food of the cadres.

Gadchiroli encounter: Reworked strategy, better equipment led to success

While 46 encounters took place in 2017, there were 36 in 2016 and 30 in 2015. Until March this year, 19 encounters have already been held.


Gadchiroli encounter: 2 more bodies fished out of river

This comes a day after bodies of 15 more rebels were recovered from the river into which, police said, the Maoists had jumped to escape.

Gadchiroli: Naxal body count now 37, police laid an ambush, and waited

While 31 Maoists were killed in a firefight Sunday in a police ambush in the Kasnasur region, six more were gunned down in another encounter in Aheri tehsil Monday night.

7 ‘Maoists’ killed in Gadchiroli encounter

This has been the biggest success for the security forces in the Gadchiroli area in recent years.

Six Naxals killed in Gadchiroli encounter

A lot of arms and ammunition and Naxal material were reportedly recovered from the spot.