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Monday, August 02, 2021



Police survey Dantewada villages: ‘Do Naxals hold meetings? Do they stay here? Yes or No?’

August 02, 2021 7:08 am

The first ‘Panchayatwar Naxal Samvedanshilta ka Survey’ (Panchayat-wise Naxal Sensitivity Survey) was carried out in January this year, and again in July.

In another major operation, 13 Naxals killed in Gadchiroli: Police

May 21, 2021 7:18 pm

The skirmish took place around 5.30 am in the forest at Kotmi in Etapalli, where the Naxals had gathered for a meeting.

Chhattisgarh: Five security personnel killed in IED blast in Naxal-hit Narayanpur

March 24, 2021 6:50 am

The incident occurred when the security personnel -- mostly policemen -- were returning after an anti-Naxal operation, state Director General of Police D M Awasthi said.

Bhelke is 'Rajan', he worked with Maoist leader Milind Teltumbde: surrendered Naxal Krushna to court

March 17, 2021 10:10 pm

Bhelke and his wife Kanchan Nanaware alias Bhoomi, both from Chandrapur district, were arrested by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad from Pune in September 2014 on charges of being alleged operatives of the Golden Corridor Committee of banned CPI-Maoist.

Nagpur: Two Naxals arrested in Gadchiroli

February 11, 2021 11:52 pm

"The C-60 commando force along with police from Damrancha outpost were doing anti-Naxal operations in the Bhangarampetha-Kurtaghat forest area in Etapalli tahsil when they apprehended the two Naxals," the police said in a press statement.

Jharkhand: 453 ‘Naxals’ held in 2020, 14 killed

December 31, 2020 2:59 am

According to the police data, this year, the state witnessed 121 “Naxal-related incidents” in which 27 civilians were killed, along with one police personnel. These 121 incidents include four attacks on the police.

CRPF commando killed, 9 injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

November 29, 2020 3:38 pm

Nine commandos, including the team leader second-in-command rank officer Dinesh Kumar Singh, were injured in the incident.

Naxals beat up two forest guards in Gadchiroli, set files on fire

June 11, 2020 2:30 am

A group of about 15-20 Naxals entered the forest office around 12.30-1 am and tied a cloth around the eyes of the two forest guards who were sleeping there.

Maharashtra plans tough security law to deal with Naxals

January 03, 2020 7:54 am

Under the Chhattisgarh Special Public Security Act (CSPSA), 2005, “unlawful activities” include posing a danger to peace in society, posing or tending to pose an obstacle to maintenance of public order and encouraging the disobedience of law among others.

Maharashtra: Naxals attack surrendered cadres in Gadchiroli, one killed

September 11, 2019 5:22 pm

The incident occurred near the Gilanguda village in the afternoon, the Gadchiroli Police said in a statement.


Rajnath Singh: How can Naxals be called Gandhians with Guns?

June 22, 2020 6:06 pm

At the Ramnath Goenka Awards 2019, Home Minister Rajnath Singh questioned the how Naxalites were being called Gandhians with guns. He asked if our security forces had no human rights.

News in Numbers: Potholes claim more lives than terror attacks

June 22, 2020 6:22 pm

#NewsInNumbers In 2017, potholes claimed more lives than terror and naxal attacks. See more:

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.

23 Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh

February 28, 2016 4:04 pm

Bastar (Chhattisgarh), Feb 28 (ANI): Twenty-three Naxals, including two women, on Sunday surrendered in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh citing “ill-treatment” by senior cadres. The Maoists, who surrendered before senior police officials, said they were “frustrated” by the ill-treatment meted out to them. Bastar Collector Amit Kataria said that an encouragement amount of Rs 10,000 would be given to each of them, besides facilities under the surrender and rehabilitation policy.

Jharkhand: 4 Naxals killed, two CRPF jawans injured

February 19, 2016 5:51 am

Ranchi, Feb 19 (ANI): At least four Naxals were killed and two CRPF jawans were injured in an encounter in Taimara Ghati on the NH-33 in Ranchi on Friday morning. The injured jawans have been taken to a nearby hospital. The operation began on specific inputs around 9pm on Thursday night and ended on Friday morning.