Apr 08, 2021 06:22 PM IST
Manas was taken as hostage by the insurgents following the gunfight in Bijapur area of Bastar on April 3.
- Apr 04, 2021 03:22 PM IST
The home minister was on a day-long visit to Assam and was scheduled to attend three election campaign meetings in Sarbhog, Bhawanipur and Jalukbari constituencies.
- Mar 23, 2020 02:30 PM IST
"Our jawans fought bravely for hours with Naxals and sacrificed their lives. I am extremely proud of them. Their martyrdom will not go in vain, Baghel said.
- Nov 17, 2019 02:57 PM IST
As per official communication shared by ground forces, official sources told PTI, "Small red and white light emitting drones" were seen flying near the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in Kistaram and Pallodi last month at least four times in three days.
- Apr 18, 2019 09:15 AM IST
The skirmish took place in the morning at a forest in Daulikarka village when a team of the District Reserve Guard (DRG) was out on an anti-Naxal operation, Deputy Inspector General (anti-Naxal operations) Sundarraj P told PTI.
- Apr 15, 2019 09:37 AM IST
They said the encounter between the two sides took place around 6 am in the forests of Belbha Ghat area of the district when troops of the 7th battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were undertaking operations. The district is about 185 kms from state capital Ranchi.
- Apr 11, 2019 09:23 AM IST
"The explosion took place around 4.15 am in Farasgaon area on Narayanpur-Dandwan road when a team of security men was escorting polling personnel to their booth," the official said.
- Apr 05, 2019 10:30 AM IST
The skirmish took place in the forest near Chameda village in Dhamtari district when a joint team of CRPF's 211 battalion and District Force (DF) was out on an anti-naxal operation, a police official told PTI.
- Dec 06, 2018 08:12 AM IST
Addressing election rallies in Karimnagar district, Bodhan town of Nizamabad district and Jayashankar in Bhupalpally district in poll-bound Telangana, Adityanath said: "The BJP will resolve the Naxal issue and act sternly against the anti-India activities of the ISI (Pakistan's spy agency Inter Services Intelligence) to ensure security for every citizen."
- Nov 21, 2018 11:45 AM IST
Lack of proper education facilities in this tribal- dominated district in Vidarbha region led many youths to join the Naxal movement. But, some of them realised its futility and surrendered to police to join the national mainstream.
- Nov 15, 2018 05:05 PM IST
Before fleeing, the Naxals set ablaze Sahu's SUV and other five vehicles and machines engaged in construction work, the senior police official said.
- Nov 12, 2018 01:37 PM IST
The skirmish took place at a forest in Pamed area, located around 500 km from the state capital Raipur, when a team of security personnel was patrolling in view of the voting going on in the region, a senior police official told PTI.
- Nov 08, 2018 03:27 PM IST
The Naxal attack on November 8 reflects a trend in which Maoist violence, before the state heads for elections, has become common
- Oct 07, 2018 01:25 PM IST
The minister said the force has killed 131 Maoists and militants this year while it has apprehended 1,278 of them and has effected 58 surrenders during the same time
- Apr 27, 2018 12:50 PM IST
A joint squad of Greyhounds -- an elite anti-Naxal unit of the Telangana Police -- and security personnel from Chhattisgarh had launched a combing operation.
- May 09, 2015 01:12 PM IST
During his visit, Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate two projects in Dantewada in Chhattisgarh including a steel plant in Dil-mili village. The other project is the second phase of a 140 km railway line from Raigarh to Jagdalpur. Congress has been protesting against Modi's visit.
- Dec 21, 2014 02:10 PM IST
Thirty-five Naxals were gunned down by security forces while 32 civilians were killed in Maoist-related incidents.
- Nov 06, 2014 04:30 PM IST
"A group of Maoists raided 14 deposits of National Mineral Development Corporation, located in the interiors of Kirandul's Bailadila mining area late last night and torched the machine engaged in excavation work," a senior police official said.
- Nov 10, 2013 09:14 PM IST
"The incident occurred this afternoon near Baldongri village under Aundhi police station, located around 125 km from Rajnandgaon district headquarters, when a polling party was heading towards its destination," Rajnandgaon SP Sanjeev Shukla said.
- Jun 29, 2013 12:57 PM IST
The UPA government's proposed Food Security Bill was just a vote catching tool for the Congress, expressed Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kirit Somaiya. He voiced his concerns over wastage of food grains in the country.
- May 27, 2013 05:42 PM IST
The assassination of former Salwa Judum chief Mahendra Karma was clearly intended to send a chilling message down the spines of both their own supporters and the state‘s backers â€“ opposing the Naxals means death.
- May 27, 2013 11:58 AM IST
Congress leader Mahendra Karma was killed while former union minister V C Shukla was injured in the attack in Jagdalpur district today. The Maoists also kidnapped Chhattisgarh Congress chief Nand Kumar Patel and his son.
- May 26, 2013 02:16 PM IST
Suspected Maoist rebels killed at least 19 people in Chhattisgarh when they ambushed a convoy carrying regional leaders from the ruling Congress party in dense forest on Saturday, officials said, one of the deadliest such attacks in recent years.
- May 26, 2013 11:29 AM IST
The bullet-riddled bodies of Chhattisgarh Congress chief Nand Kumar Patel and his son Dinesh, who were kidnapped by Maoists, were today found along with those of eight others in Jiram valley in Bastar.
- Aug 28, 2012 11:44 AM IST
Despite being kidnapped by Naxals, Alex Paul Menon has remained steadfast in his efforts to develop Sukma, Chhattisgarh's newest district and one of its most backward.