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Maoist recruitment: Telangana HC lawyer among 3 held

June 23, 2022 11:34 pm

The lawyer, identified as Chukka Shilpa, was arrested in connection with a case the agency registered on June 3 with regard to recruitment of a college student in the Maoist outfit.

Ready for peace talks with Chhattisgarh govt, say Maoists; set conditions including release of jailed cadres

May 07, 2022 4:57 pm

The development comes nearly a month after Chief Minister Baghel said that his government was ready to hold talks with the rebels if they expressed faith in the Constitution.

Inquiry report on 2009 Maoist ambush tabled in Chhattisgarh House

March 17, 2022 6:16 am

The report said that Gupta had set-up the Madanwara outpost himself, without permission. It also stated that the outposts lacked basic facilities for the personnel, which led to the death of two constables.

Cadre member of dreaded Maoist leader killed in encounter: Jharkhand Police

February 18, 2022 9:42 pm

Ravinder Ganjhu and his cadre are the prime accused in the IED blast in Dhardharia, Lohardaga on May 3, 2011 in which six CRPF and five Jharkhand Police personnel were killed.

Maoists abduct sub-engineer, head mason from bridge construction site in Chhattisgarh: Police

February 12, 2022 9:14 am

The Maoists had earlier threatened to stop work at the site, police said

Odisha: Man killed in IED blast; Maoist role suspected

February 09, 2022 3:59 pm

The IED blast took place barely 200 metres from a spot where on Monday suspected Maoists had set on fire two JCB vehicles

Explained: Who is surrendered Maoist leader Maharaj Pramanik?

January 24, 2022 8:10 am

CPI (Maoist) zonal commander Maharaj Pramanik, who carried a reward of Rs 10 lakh on his head, surrendered before the Jharkhand Police Friday. Who is Maharaj Pramanik? What does his surrender mean for the cadre of CPI(Maoist)?

Who was Milind Teltumbde, Maoist leader killed in Gadchiroli encounter

November 15, 2021 1:54 am

"Teltumbde was the main financier of the Bhima-Koregaon programme organised in Pune three years ago," said a former senior police officer.

At site of 2013 ‘fake encounter’, locals seek closure — and action against CRPF men

November 07, 2021 7:34 am

“While we were returning, we were apprehended by some security personnel, who were speaking in Hindi. We didn't understand what they were saying so we started running," Punem said. “That's when the shooting started.”

Top Maoist leader RK dies; wife says suffered from kidney ailment

October 16, 2021 10:19 am

Maoist Central Committee spokesperson Abhay said in a statement that RK died in the early hours of October 14.


Eight Naxals neutralised in encounter in Telangana

March 01, 2016 11:12 am

Bhadrachalam (Telangana), Mar 01 (ANI): The Greyhounds Division of the Telangana Police neutralised eight Naxals in an encounter on Tuesdayon the Telangana-Chhattisgarh border. Telangana Maoist party secretary Hari Bhushan and Divisional Commander Lachhanna were among those eliminated. An AK 47, two SLR and three 303 rifles were recovered from Putapadu near Cherla. The body of Naxals has been shifted to Bhadrachalam.

Police arrest Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand

March 01, 2016 7:12 am

Giridih, Jharkhand, Mar 01 (ANI): Police arrested a Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand giving a major blow to the extremist group in the region. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Chandamuni Hansda from a bus station in Giridih district, who is wanted in murder of a senior police officer and other heinous crimes. The woman is believed to be member of core team of Maoist leader Hitesh in the Santhal-Pargana zone, which consists of six districts. Superintendent of Police, Akhilesh B Verier, called it was a big achievement for the police. Police said she was the founding member of the Maoist women’s wing in Santhal-Pargana.

Police arrest Maoist commander, recover arms and ammunition in Gaya

January 16, 2016 5:29 am

Gaya, Jan 16 (ANI): The Police arrested a Maoist commander and also recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition during a combing operation in Gaya, Bihar. Police had received information about the Maoist’s movement on January 13. Acting on the tip-off, police and officials of paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) conducted a combing operation in Gaya district. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Gaya, Garima Malik said they recovered AK-56 rifle, 102 live cartridges and other items from the commander. However, the Maoists claim to be fighting for the rights of peasants and landless labourers as they routinely call strikes, attack government property and target politicians and police.