Latehar district

Latehar district News

Villagers in Latehar district claim harassment by forest department

The irony in the case is that the FD is now doing to these villagers what the Maoists did in 2011.

3 accused in Latehar rape held

Their names have not yet been made public. All three were arrested in Latehar district.


J’khand DGP leads anti-Naxal op

Jharkhand DGP,Rajiv Kumar,has rolled up his sleeves and left for the forests of Maoist-affected Latehar district to lead an ongoing operation

Once a Maoist hotbed,Saryu village on development path

Saryu village,a hilly and forested area,was overtaken by Maoists,in Latehar district.

7 securitymen hurt in encounter with Maoists

Seven CRPF,CoBRA and Jharkhand policemen were injured in an encounter with Maoists in the forests of Saniya village in Latehar district

J’khand law ignores demographic change

More than 105 posts of Mukhiya reserved for ST remain vacant due to no nominations