Maoists

Maoist continues to disrupt road project, torch construction equipment

Maoists torch five tractors and two JCV machines at Nuamunda

published on : 16th May 2019

Maoists torch vehicles used for road construction work in Odisha

The extremists, who have been opposing the construction of a new rural road between Urladani and Lahadi, set ablaze five tractors and some machines, police said.

published on : 15th May 2019

Talks with Maoists if they drop weapons, says Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel

Bhupesh Baghel said that talks can be held with Maoists if they respect the Indian Constitution and give up their weapons.

published on : 10th May 2019

Maoists will be rooted out: Odisha DGP

 Effective police action in Maoist areas has helped in controlling the menace to a large extent, said DGP Dr RP Sharma. The Maoists would soon be rooted out from the State, he added.

published on : 10th May 2019

Purulia tribals switch from ‘twin flowers’ to ‘lotus’

The entire Kalabera village comprising 36 tribal families was shifted from the top of Ayodhya Hills in Purulia to the plains by the Trinamool government.

published on : 10th May 2019

Five Maoists killed in Koraput encounter

Koraput SP Kanwar Vishal Singh said after receiving reliable inputs about the movement of armed Maoist cadres, an operation was planned by the operational headquarters.

published on : 9th May 2019

Woman Naxal among two killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh: Police

While initially, the police said bodies of two Naxals were recovered following the encounter, they later said that only one body was found along with two firearms.

published on : 8th May 2019

Maoists kill man in Maharashtra on suspicion of being police informer

The victim, Sudhir Sarkar, was abducted by Maoists from Bande village in Etapalli tehsil on Sunday evening.

published on : 6th May 2019

Negligence, complacency caused Gadchiroli tragedy: Ex-intel officer

There were at least a dozen intelligence alerts indicating the possibility of precisely such attacks in the Maoist-infested district, but complacency may have overtaken caution, he said.

published on : 4th May 2019

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

Maoists blow up Arjun Munda's Seraikela poll office

Earlier on April 26, Maoists blew up a BJP election office in Palamau district.

published on : 3rd 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

Maoists torch 27 vehicles in Gadchiroli on Maharashtra Day

The incident took place early in the day when the state was getting ready to celebrate its foundation day.

published on : 1st May 2019

1,125 security personnel killed by Naxals since 2009, reveals RTI query

In 2011, 112 security personnel lost their lives, followed by 108 in 2012, 93 in 2013, 81 in 2014, 34 in 2015, 40 in 2016, 56 in 2017, and 52 in 2018, the reply stated.

published on : 29th April 2019
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