Buddeshwar had become a challenge for the police as he succeeded in escaping after more than a dozen of encounters with security forces.
Realising the futility of continuing in the outlawed outfit, Ranjit surrendered to the Telangana government as it was offering several incentives for Maoists to make a fresh start in life
Across Kodagu, the ANF commandos have so far distributed nearly 100 food kits to tribals residing in naxal-hit areas.
After Rahul Gandhi's "intelligence failure" remarks, Vats on Monday termed the encounter a deliberate anti-Naxal operation and said that political blame games are harmful for such operations.
The dialogue with the government has to be ‘unconditional’, said Home Minister Tamradhwaj Sahu.
After more than five decades, now the state government has decided to give Rs 50 lakh as compensation to Varghese’s four siblings.
The slain Maoists were accused in 18 cases each in the Balaghat district of MP and Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh.
The Naxalites are said to have been increasing their influence in the area by means of fear.
According to police, the landmine was exploded when a group of women had gone into the jungles to fetch fire-wood
Three arrested Maoists have a bounty of Rs 10 lakh each on their heads.
A police team rushed to the spot on hearing the news about the Naxal attack but by the time it reached the Naxalites have fled from the spot, they said.
The outlawed CPI (Maoist) is pushed on a back-foot by security forces across the major conflict-ridden insurgency areas in the country.
They were members of Maoist front organisations like the Dandakarnya Adivasi Kisan Mazdoor Sangthan, jan militia and Chetna Natya Manch.
A bag with ten gelatin rods, five electronic detonators, 10 non-electronic detonators, 10-meter cortex wire, a mobile handset, a couple of batteries, steel tiffin box and some explosives was recovered
The 56-minute Kalikshetra attempts to narrate the history of the city based on archaeological evidence and personal narratives of major events shaping the present of the city.