Naxals

Two Naxals arrested from Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

'Both carry Rs 1 lakh reward on their heads. They were involved in two attacks on security forces in Dantewada,' said the police officer.

published on : 21st May 2019

IAF chopper airlifts two injured jawans in Maoist stronghold in Chhattisgarh

A team of district reserve guards (DRG) was on the search operation at Kerlapal area when two jawans accidentally hit an IED planted by the Naxalites as part of a booby trap.

published on : 21st May 2019

Naxal shutdown in Maharastra's Gadchiroli sees stray incidents

The two were killed in an encounter in Gunderwahi forest in Gadchiroli when commandos of C-60, a specialised anti-Naxal unit, were combing the area.

published on : 19th May 2019

Naxals torch trucks, excavator near Essar's Dantewada plant 

The trucks and excavator were engaged in collecting dust waste from Essar's iron ore beneficiation plant in Kirandul, an official said.

published on : 14th May 2019

Chhattisgarh: Three Naxals arrested, one surrenders in Dantewada

Based on the tip-off, a joint team of District Reserve Guard (DRG), Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) and local police raided the place and arrested Kawasi from a forest near Gujjapara, Pallava 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

Chhattisgarh: Two Naxals held after encounter in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

The two, identified as Baman and Lakshman Vetti, were held from the forest near Mangnar village in Barsoor police station limits, a local police official said.

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

Stop constructing roads, bridges: Naxals put up banners in Gadchiroli

'The banners said that the development work in this area is not for the locals, but for benefit of a handful of rich people,' an official said.

published on : 2nd May 2019

Naxals torch 4 vehicles engaged in road construction in Bihar

This comes a day after 15 police personnel and a driver were killed in a landmine blast triggered by Naxalites in Gadchroli in Maharashtra.

published on : 2nd 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

15 commandos, driver killed as Naxals blow up van in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli 

In Mumbai, Maharashtra Director General of Police Subodh Kumar Jaiswal told reporters that the Naxal attack was not a result of intelligence failure.

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

Madhya Pradesh: Poll candidate alleges attack by Naxals, EC launches probe

A case was registered by police in this connection and the state election office was also probing the incident, they said.

published on : 29th April 2019

Maoist involved in TDP leader murder in Andhra Pradesh held

Jayaram Khilla was involved in killing of TDP  legislator from Araku Kidari Sarveswara Rao and former MLA Siveri Soma.

published on : 29th April 2019
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