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Sunday, June 20, 2021



After a long Andhra lull, 6 Naxals killed in encounter; two women

June 17, 2021 7:01 am

Two of the four men killed on Wednesday morning have been identified as Ashok and Ranadev, both Divisional Committee members, and the two women cadres as Lalita and Paike.

13 Maoists killed by C60 commandos: After Etapalli encounter, Gadchiroli Police HQ welcomes commandos with flowers, police band

May 23, 2021 10:29 am

A former senior police officer, who spent years serving in Gadchiroli, said, "I have seen the successful parties celebrating within the four walls with sumptuous meals but this is the first time that a celebration with police band was held amid public glare."

Chhattisgarh: Three killed in gunbattle with Maoists, say police

May 18, 2021 5:57 am

Villagers had been protesting near a newly established camp under the “influence of Maoists”, and this camp was attacked by the Left-wing extremists on Monday, an officer said, adding that they returned fire.

Two Maoists killed in encounter with Gadchiroli Police

April 28, 2021 11:37 pm

The deceases Maoists were identified as Vinay Narote (31) and Vivek Narote (age not stated). They had rewards of Rs 2 lakh and Rs 6 lakh respectively against their capture and they were involved in several offences including murders, attack on police station and encounters.

How to end Maoist violence

April 21, 2021 8:58 pm

Maoists would like the state to respond from a security rather than developmental perspective, as they know that only in poverty can they sustain a captive support base.

Chhattisgarh: NIA files chargesheet against 33 Maoists in MLA murder case

October 03, 2020 2:56 am

The arrested persons are Madka Ram Tati, Bhima Ram Tati, Linge Tati, Laxman Jaiswal, Ramesh Kumar Kashyap and Haripal Singh Chauhan, all residents of Dantewada, the NIA spokesperson said.

Telangana Police on alert as Maoists attempt to reestablish base

September 24, 2020 4:20 pm

In the last 30 days, eight Maoists have been shot dead in alleged encounters in the forests along the border with Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra.

Suspected maoist killed in 'encounter' with police in Telangana

September 03, 2020 1:24 pm

"Based on the information, vehicle checking was being conducted by police parties. At around4.15 am on Thursday during vehicle checking a police party noticed two bike-borne men andtried to stop them," the SP said.

Maoist held, sent home due to Covid fear: Chhattisgarh cops

June 19, 2020 8:01 am

Bastar IG P Sundarraj said Sumitra Chepa (32) will be taken into custody after a quarantine period in her village under Modakpal police station limits. “She has a cough and fever. We have taken her samples and are taking care of her medical needs,” he said.

Bihar: Maoists kill man after branding him as 'police informer'

November 08, 2019 8:45 pm

Leaflets were found near the body in which CPI (Maoist) accused Paswan of being a police informer and held him responsible for the deaths of three Maoists in a police encounter, Singh said.


The life of a Maoist: Violence and deceit are a part of the guerrilla life

May 03, 2015 2:19 pm

In the Maoist camp, while marriage within the fold is allowed, a man or a woman can propose to his or her partner only two years after joining the party.


30 Maoists surrender before police, four killed in encounter in Chattisgarh

January 16, 2016 5:07 am

Bastar, Jan 16 (ANI): Around 30 Maoists surrendered before police in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh. Surrendered Maoists were residents of Mundagarh, Kaknar, Burgum, Chandela, Mardum and Lohandiguda villages. The Maoists were booked for various cases including murder, shooting at police officials, bomb blasts and vandalizing government buildings. They decided to give up arms after getting affected by the ongoing encounters and the government’s rehabilitation policy. Meanwhile, in Bijapur district of the state, four bodies of Maoists - including a woman - were recovered after a successful operation against the rebels. The Maoists were killed in an encounter with personnel of District Reserve Guard (DRG). The police also recovered country made grenades and other equipments used by the Maoists.

Four Maoists arrested with cash, arms and ammunition in Jharkhand

January 12, 2016 7:33 am

Chatra, Jan 12 (ANI): The Jharkhand Police arrested four Maoists with cash, arms and ammunition during raids conducted in Chatra district. Acting on a tip-off, the police conducted raids at several places in Chatra district and arrested four people associated with a Maoist splinter group from two spots and recovered rupees 15 million in cash. Deputy Inspector General (DIG), Upendra Kumar, said three rebels were arrested from a hideout while another was nabbed from a different location. The police also seized huge cache of arms and ammunition from the ultras. Kumar added that the recovered money was collected in form of levy from shopkeepers, contractors and businessmen. Further investigation is underway to ascertain the facts.