Gadchiroli Naxal attack

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Gadchiroli IED attack: NIA seeks custody of eight accused

On Friday, Special Public Prosecutor Geeta Godambe submitted before the special court that the custody of the eight accused is required as the NIA has, so far, not got an opportunity to examine the accused.

Maharashtra: 15 policemen killed; NIA to probe IED blast in Gadchiroli

The blast had taken place near Jambhulkheda village in Kurkheda tahsil when a civilian vehicle carrying 15 commandos of Gadchiroli police were headed for the Purada police station after being called there by then Sub-Divisional Police Officer Shailesh Kale following an incident of arson by Naxals a few kilometres from Purada a few hours bef


IED explosion in Kurkheda: Three more arrested from Lavari village

A senior police officer said there was “sufficient” evidence to prove the role of the three men from Lavari in the conspiracy to plant and detonate the explosive.

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

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.

Naxals claim responsibility for Gadchiroli blast, releases pamphlet

A pamphlet, issued by western sub-zonal bureau of CPI (Maoist) recently, claimed that the blast was carried out to avenge the “police atrocities” in last year’s Kasnasur ambush —40 Naxal cadres were killed in the incident.

Naxal pamphlet claims May 1 Gadchiroli attack was to avenge 'police atrocities'

Ramko Narote, member of Gadchiroli divisional committee of CPI (Maoist) and her accomplice Shilpa Durva were killed in what police claimed to be a regular encounter near Gundurwahi village in Bhamragad tehsil.


Naxals call for 'bandh' in Gadchiroli on Sunday

"The ultras said in the banners that as a mark of protest against the encounter killings, a 'bandh' should be observed in Gadchiroli on May 19," the official said.

Naxals call Gadchiroli bandh over killing of senior leader

Naxals have alleged the encounter was fake and the two were killed by the police in cold blood while they were walking between Poyorkoti and Gundurwahi villages in Bhamragad tehsil.

Gadchiroli attack: Road firms told to park vehicles behind police station, didn’t listen

Officers claimed that as a result of this “overconfidence”, the crew had taken to camping in Dadapur at night from April 27, instead of seeking the safety of the Purada police station.

In Gadchiroli, a room to remember those killed in anti-Maoist operations

With the death of 15 Quick Response Team (QRT) police personnel in Kurkheda on Wednesday in an IED blast carried out by Maoists, the tally of Maharashtra Police personnel killed in the insurgency now stands at 166.