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Chhattisgarh: After peaceful polls, forces gear-up to re-launch aggressive anti-Maoist operations

The forces are carrying out combat operations against the Maoists for the past three decades in the conflict zone of Bastar, south Chhattisgarh.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Chhattisgarh election: EVM snag in dozen polling booths, voting interrupted

The fate of 190 candidates including the chief minister Raman Singh who is in the poll fray from Rajnandgaon, would be sealed today in the first phase of polling.

published on : 12th November 2018

Chhattisgarh election: Polling begins in Bastar, Maoists detonate blast in Dantewada

The fate of 190 candidates including the chief minister Raman Singh who is in the poll fray from Rajnandgaon, would be sealed today in the first phase of polling.

published on : 12th November 2018

Chhattisgarh election HIGHLIGHTS | First phase polling ends with 70 per cent turnout; five Naxals killed in Bijapur encounter

Although the Naxal-infested parts of the state witnessed a peaceful election, five Naxals were killed and five jawans sustained injuries in a gun battle that took place in Bijapur.

published on : 12th November 2018

Chhattisgarh election: All eyes on Naxal-affected Bastar as state goes for first phase polls Monday

Over half-a-dozen choppers and even the drone cameras would be pressed into services during the polling in the hyper-sensitive areas.

published on : 11th November 2018

Chhattisgarh poll: BJP, Congress head for photo finish in battle for Bastar

The insurgency-riddled Bastar region, which is made up of seven districts, is heading for a cliffhanger between the ruling BJP and the main opposition Congress.

published on : 10th November 2018

Chhattisgarh elections: Parties battle it out in Naxal-affected Bastar region

Leaders from different parties are campaigning hard to woo voters by doing door-to-door visit, holding rallies and highlighting their development agenda.

published on : 6th November 2018

Chhattisgarh: Disenchanted with national parties, Bastar tribals seek to send own representative to Assembly

Sarva Adivasi Samaj, a tribal welfare organisation, has for the first time fielded a local, Papu Ram Nag, from Jagdalpur, which has a significant population of Dhurwa tribe.

published on : 4th November 2018

Bastar police calibrate anti-Maoist strategies

In Bastar, the police from thana rank onwards to the district and the range level have received extensive training on poll process.  

published on : 30th September 2018

Chhattisgarh girl on ventilator support dies as cylinder runs out of oxygen

Kudiyam, a resident of Toynar village, had fallen ill at her ashram school in nearby Matwada village and was admitted in Bijapur district hospital on August 22, Dr Pujari told PTI.

published on : 27th August 2018

Centre orders withdrawal of 7,000 CRPF troops from four states, to be re-deployed in south Bastar

The force was deployed to carry out anti-Naxal operations in West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand whereas for internal security-related duty in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 19th August 2018

15 villagers killed in Bastar, not Naxals: Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma​

Kawasi Lakhma further said that a Congress delegation will visit the encounter site for investigation in the coming days.

published on : 13th August 2018

Women cadre the backbone of Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bastar

In Chhattisgarh, the organisational structure of Maoists is quite unusual as women constitute over 40 per cent of its strength, jungle warfare experts say.

published on : 28th July 2018

Chhattisgarh showcases 'Rising Bastar' to President

The state has been striving hard to change the image of strife-torn region as the rising Bastar reflecting progress and the peace gradually returning.

published on : 25th July 2018

After Bastar encounter, troopers carry bodies of eight Naxals through rough terrain for 15 hours

It took over 15 hours for the security forces making their way across the difficult forested terrain and the rivulets to bring out the bodies safely to the district headquarter of Dantewada.

published on : 20th July 2018
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