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Rahul Gandhi to visit Bastar today, address tribals

The Congress vice-president will arrive at Jagdalpur from Delhi by a special aircraft and will address tribals in a rally.

published on : 28th July 2017

How many teachers, doctors have you created? Chhattisgarh DIG asks Maoists in audio message

Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region has turned the insurgent's tactic of broadcasting audio messages, against the red brigade.

published on : 30th June 2017

Surrender or face death: Poster with dead Maoist leaders image put up in Bastar, Chhattishgarh

The released banner, with names of Maoist leaders who are active in the region carries an implicit message to the ultras to surrender and evade death or meet the same fate as Vilas.

published on : 17th May 2017

Sukma horror: When villagers were compelled to attack their CRPF ‘friends’

The relationship was so closely shared due to the proximity of the 74 CRPF battalion camp with the Burkapal village.

published on : 26th April 2017

Dr Malcolm & Adiseshiah Award goes to Profesor Nandini Sundar

Prof Sundar had written acclaimed books including The Burning Forest: India’s War in Bastar, The Scheduled Tribes and their India and Civil Wars in South Asia: State, Sovereignty, Development.

published on : 19th April 2017

With intel missing, CRPF jawans walked into Maoist trap

Union home minister Rajnath Singh after paying tribute to the slain CRPF men at Raipur, reviewed the anti-Maoist operations and the ground situation at Bastar.

published on : 12th March 2017

At the behest of High Court, second autopsy report on Bastar tribals killed in 'fake' encounter conducted

The state high court on March 2 directed the Bastar administration to exhume the bodies allegedly killed in a “fake” encounter and conduct a re-post-mortem.

published on : 8th March 2017

Bastar IG Kalluri returns, attached to state police headquarters without any charge

Five days after Kalluri was sent on a three-month long medical leave by the state government, he has been attached with the Police Headquarters.

published on : 7th February 2017

Controversial anti-Maoist inspector general of Bastar, SRP Kalluri, forced to go on leave

Kalluri has been accused of targeting human rights lawyers, activists, and journalists after he took charge as the Bastar IG in June 2014.

published on : 2nd February 2017

Arrested 7-member team of Telangana Democratic Front to move bail plea in HC; police will oppose it

The seven members include lawyers, social activists, journalists and a research scholar who were reportedly visiting the restive Bastar zone.

published on : 28th January 2017

Civil society members rally support for activist Bela Bhatia

Bhatia was asked to vacate her house in Pandripani village in Bastar district by villages for allegedly being a Maoist sympathiser.

published on : 28th January 2017

Activist Bela Bhatia labelled 'Maoist sympathiser', asked to leave from Bastar

In a complaint to police, villagers alleged Bhatia had named herself as "Somari Naag or Bela Somari" (to use tribal identity) which they feel is an insult to tribal masses.

published on : 24th January 2017

Police help revive 'haats' shut due to Naxal menace in Bastar

The rural 'haats' (weekly market) facing closure due to Naxal violence in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district may soon get a new lease of life.

published on : 20th January 2017

Chhattisgarh: Four Naxals neutralised, one jawan martyred in encounter

The operation was conducted jointly by the Narayanpur police led by Meena and Kondagaon police led by SP Santosh Singh.

published on : 10th January 2017

After NHRC notice, now Chhattisgarh HC will hear “sexual assault” of tribal women case 

NHRC found 16 women victims of rape, sexual and assault by the state police personnel in Chhattisgarh’s tribal Bastar region.

published on : 8th January 2017
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