Gadchiroli attack

Killing of Naxal leader's wife may have prompted Gadchiroli attack

Gatta Dalam, killed in an encounter with police in Gadchiroli district on April 27, was the wife of influential Naxal leader Bhaskar Hichkani and was carrying a reward of Rs 16 lakh.

published on : 4th May 2019

Gadchiroli attack: Cops targeted by Naxals may have ignored standard op procedure

Maoists had prior information of the movement of the QRT team so they planted an IED beneath the road and targeted the private vehicle ferrying them, the official said.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Timeline of Maoist attacks in Maharashtra over last 10 years

15 security personnel and one driver were killed in an IED blast by Naxals in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district on May Day.

published on : 1st May 2019