Around 350 such internally displaced persons from AP, Telangana and Odisha assembled here to raise their demands.
The former CM lashed out at the state government alleging that Bhupesh Bhagel had earlier promised to not allow Adani to secure any mines in the state.
For the first time in the last decade, the Maoists’ ongoing annual Tactical Counter Offensive Campaign (TCOC) has seen a dip in violence unleashed by the rebels in their stronghold Bastar.
Congress nominee Dipak Baij defeated BJP's Baiduram Kashyap by a margin of 38,982 votes in Bastar.
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The foot-march is creating awareness on cleanliness, trees plantation on riverside and the environmental and economic benefits from the river for the society.
The electorates reached the polling centres since morning with both women and men were seen standing in queues. There are over 13.72 lakh voters and 1878 polling booths for the Bastar seat.
BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi and four police personnel were killed in the attack which came two days before polling.
Within the last 24 hours, the Maoists have ambushed the paramilitary troopers and killed 4 BSF and one CRPF personnel at Kanker and Dhamtari respectively, in two separate incidents.
The conflict-ridden Bastar Lok Sabha constituency will go to polls in the first phase on April 11.
Interacting with young boys and girls here gives one the sense that they have almost made up their minds to defend the nation's frontiers in time.
A group of Naxals opened fire on one of the CoBRA teams but the rebels fled after a brief gun-battle that ensued.
According to reports, they asked the passengers to get off the bus before setting it on fire.
Counsellors will be recruited and deputed for the paramilitary forces. They will carry out the outreach services to base camps.
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The state sought the NIA's investigation files on the Maoist ambush at Darbha in Bastar that eliminated a chunk of the state’s party leadership in 2013.