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Left Wing Extremism


Andhra Maoists boxed into just two divisions after losing ground: DGP

May 09, 2022 6:09 am

The DGP said that public perception towards Maoists has been changing and they are fast losing their local support due to their “violent activities”. 

Focus on tribal, LWE-hit areas as Cabinet extends plans to boost rural connectivity

November 17, 2021 10:52 pm

As per one of the decisions, 7,287 villages from 44 aspirational districts in Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Odisha will get mobile connectivity with new telecom towers.

The Maoist challenge

April 27, 2021 9:15 pm

The battle has an ideological dimension, but there is no need to overstate it or counter it with right-wing political groups.

3,169 extremists surrendered from 2016 to Nov 15,2019: G Kishan Reddy

December 04, 2019 7:37 pm

Reddy said a total of 1,442 extremists surrendered in 2016, followed by 685 and 644 in 2017 and 2018 respectively besides 398 this year till November 15.

Central schemes: No major change for states hit by Left wing extremism

August 07, 2015 10:08 am

“It means the schemes will not only be funded by the Centre but also monitored by it,” said a senior state government official.

Centre rejects Bengal government's request for central forces

April 09, 2015 1:08 am

The Centre told the state government that it was unable to provide necessary force as they have been deployed at other sensitive areas.

Centre to tackle Naxal menace with ‘localised approach’

February 07, 2015 3:38 am

After Sukma incident, govt decides to put special attention on South Bastar.

Centre keen to project Chhattisgarh as tourist hotspot

December 29, 2014 2:44 am

A tourist security plan has was launched on Friday that includes setting up of a 24x7 tourist helpline and deployment of tourist police.

Roads, buildings, bridges replace fear of Naxals

July 29, 2014 12:01 am

Bridges and roads pending for many years have been completed.

No plans for aerial attacks on Maoists: Raman Singh

June 11, 2014 9:35 pm

ADG (Naxal Ops) RK Vij said that 'more choppers were asked for improving mobility of forces and response time in crisis situations, not for aerial attacks'


Tracking the damage done by IEDs: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

With Maoists increasingly using Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in their operations, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has turned to the Army for lessons from its experience in J&K.