Ejaz Kaiser

Missing Canadian national John Szlazak traced in maoist heartland Sukma, Odisha

John Szlazak, who landed in Mumbai in February this year, is believed to have travelled via Telangana State and reached Sukma crossing the border on a bicycle.

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Chhattisgarh sits on plan to counter sickle cell disorder

It took Chhattisgarh 13 years to declare a dedicated institute as effective measures against the sickle cell anaemia. Though the prevalence of the disorder is pegged at around 15 per cent in the state, the rate estimated among the “highest” in the country.

26 Mar 2017

Court sets free four accused of having 'Maoist Links' 

All the four were arrested in Raipur in June 2012 but their arrests were reportedly shown from different places by the police.

22 Mar 2017

Nitish to give impetus to anti-liquor campaign in Chhattisgarh

Kumar will be visiting Chhattisgarh on the invitation of civil society groups and his party cadres from the State.

22 Mar 2017

Chhattisgarh encounter: 6 Maoists, 2 cops killed

Two sub-inspectors and one assistant sub-inspector were injured in an encounter that continued for over an hour.

19 Mar 2017

Ambush foiled, 2 rebels killed in Chhattisgarh

A joint team of the district police force and the specially trained District Reserve Guards (DRG) foiled the ambush targeting the road opening party (ROP) at Gotabahi, about 300 km south of Raipur.

17 Mar 2017

With intel missing, CRPF jawans walked into Maoist trap

Union home minister Rajnath Singh after paying tribute to the slain CRPF men at Raipur, reviewed the anti-Maoist operations and the ground situation at Bastar.

12 Mar 2017

Administration thrust takes mungeli women places

 As elsewhere, women officers are not in plenty in Chhattisgarh. The picture, however, is different in Mungeli district, where an unusual official hierarchy has paved the way for women to occupy top positions.

12 Mar 2017

Twelve jawans killed, two critical after Maoists ambush CRPF search party in Chhattisgarh

The Naxals also looted ten weapons and two radio sets from the killed men.

11 Mar 2017

Callousness stymied Chhattisgarh's fight against sickle cell disease

The prevalence of sickle cell anaemia is pegged at around around 15 per cent in Chhattisgarh state, the highest in the country.

09 Mar 2017

At the behest of High Court, second autopsy report on Bastar tribals killed in 'fake' encounter conducted

The state high court on March 2 directed the Bastar administration to exhume the bodies allegedly killed in a “fake” encounter and conduct a re-post-mortem.

08 Mar 2017

IPS officer Kalluri’s ‘three idiots’ post invites Chhattisgarh DGP’s wrath

In a separate letter, Kalluri has been asked not to leave the state Police Headquarters here, without the permission of the DGP.

05 Mar 2017

Protests against State government’s new liquor policy spreads in Chhattisgarh

As per the new excise policy of the fiscal year 2017-18, the State government will not hold any auctions for liquor licenses.

05 Mar 2017

Raman lights the desire fire

Netram Sahu from Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh wants to become chief minister for a day to eliminate corruption.

05 Mar 2017

Rights activists should be crushed by vehicles, says cop; shunted out

Elesela failed to retract what he had said against the activists but quickly added that “everyone has a freedom of speech”.

04 Mar 2017