July 11, 2019 7:47 pm
The Inspector General of Police said that the encounter began at 8.30 am in Surjagad hills today. No casualties have been reported from either side.
June 08, 2019 7:04 am
Brothers Vishnu and Sadhu Doke Lekami, sons of Gundurwahi village Patil Doke Lekami, are in contact with police. But they have not been seen in the village following an encounter between police and Maoists on April 27.
May 27, 2019 8:29 pm
According to the villagers, one of the brothers had reportedly given a lift to senior Naxal cadre Ramko Narote and her aide Shilpa Dhurva on his motorcycle while the two ladies were walking along a road in the area before they were killed in the encounter on April 27.
May 02, 2019 5:36 am
The Indian Express has learnt that the target was a Quick Response Team (QRT) from the Kurkheda police station sent to investigate the torching of the vehicles at a construction site on the National Highway in the area.
June 22, 2018 9:49 am
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.
May 18, 2018 2:53 am
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”.
May 05, 2018 7:23 am
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.
May 04, 2018 7:08 am
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.
April 30, 2018 7:58 am
In a press release issued in Telugu, the Maoists alleged that with the help of informers, security personnel poisoned the food of the cadres.
April 26, 2018 4:09 am
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.