Sukma News

MPV blast killings: CRPF transfers CO of Sukma battalion

Prashant Dhar, the Commanding Officer (CO), was directed by the CRPF Director General (DG) R R Bhatnagar, through field commanders, to exercise caution and not allow any movement on the 5-km under-construction Kistaram-Palodi road.

Sukma attack: A timeline of Naxal violence in Chhattisgarh in last decade

Naxal attack in Sukma, Chhattisgarh: Officials said the incident took place around 12:30 pm along the Kistaram-Palodi road of the district when the troops of the 212th battalion of the CRPF were out on an operation.


Two Maoists killed in Sukma

A senior CRPF official said a team of the COBRA unit had left Chintalnar camp in the early hours of Saturday, based on specific intelligence.

Sukma encounter: Another police jawan dies, death toll climbs to 3

Four separate encounters between Naxalites and police have been reported in the state since Saturday, in which three security men have been killed and seven injured.

Sukma encounter: Five STF personnel injured in encounter with Maoists

Sukma encounter: All of the injured jawans have been evacuated from the spot

13 naxals held in Sukma district

"While 11 cadres were apprehended from Jagargunda police station area, one each was held from Tongpal and Gadiras police station limits," Deputy Inspector General of Police (Dantewada range) Sundarraj P said


CRPF recruits 743 youths from Chhattisgarh's Bastar region to fight Naxals

The youths have been recruited for the post of constable in the CRPF from tribal-dominated Sukma, Dantewada, Narayanpur and Bijapur districts and will join the 'Bastariya' battalion.

Chhattisgarh: Eight Naxals arrested in Sukma

This comes just a few weeks after 25 CRPF jawans were killed in an encounter with Naxals in Sukma.

Sukma attack: Gautam Gambhir to bear education expenses of slain CRPF jawans' children

25 CRPF jawans were killed and seven injured in one of the deadliest attacks by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district recently.

Sukma attack: Maoists never had it so good

The current socio-political ambience in the country provides a perfect alibi for the Maoists to not only exist but also spread their wings.