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The 2009-batch IAS officer has taken it on himself to quietly help students of Classes XI and XII make the right career choice so that they don’t go down the path of violence.
Three Maoists were gunned down by the security forces in an exchange of fire near the Mankeli forested terrain of strife-torn Bijapur district, about 400 km south of Raipur on Sunday.
Alarmed by the heightened combing operations launched by the security forces, the Maoists abducted 10 children in Jharkhand’s Garhwa district late on Thursday night, and four CRPF personnel were injur
The search into livelihood strategies eventually led to create a sort of an agro-based cottage industry through mushroom cultivation.
The woman militant was killed in a gunfight in Oraksha area in the morning, and the five other Maoists after the exchange of fire in the Akabeda area.
Maoists torched several vehicles being used in road construction work at the Niyamgiri hills of Rayagada district on Saturday night.
Disillusionment with the ideology, family pressure and health issues are among the reasons for the surrender, say police quoting naxals.
The death of the commander Maina Gope is seen as a major setback to PLFI, a breakaway outfit of the banned CPI(Maoist), in the area and had even shot dead three men last year.
The gunfight took place on Tuesday night near the Karo river. All four slain militants belonged to the People's Liberation Front of India.
Throwing a serious challenge to security forces, the Left Wing Extremists gunned down a 45-year-old launch driver at Chitrakonda reservoir in presence of locals at 11 am on Sunday.
The bullet-ridden body of Basanta Bhatta, who was abducted by Maoists on the suspicion of being a police informer on Sunday night, was found near Satanalia under Baliguda police limits on Tuesday.
Maoists hijacked a motor launch carrying grocery items for the Indian Reserve Battalion forces and took its driver hostage in the cut-off region of Malkangiri district on Sunday evening.
The motor launch was destined to reach Kunturpadar village — a village located under Jodamba gram panchyat of Chitrakonda block where the IRB unit is deployed.
According to sources, a group of Maoists picked up Lova Raju from his village in the wee hours of Monday and then killed him.
The four were involved in the killing of Dambaru Nayak at Kurup village on the night of October 6 on the suspicion of being a police informer.