left wing extremism

Odisha built its fight against Left Wing Extremism brick by brick

The Naxal insurgency started in Odisha in late 1960s and by the beginning of 2000s, the red rebels were well-entrenched and calling the shots.

published on : 4th May 2022

Left Wing extremism firmly dealt with in Odisha during last 5 years: Governor

The number of LWE-affected districts has come down from 21 to 10 due to proactive response of the government and security forces.

published on : 26th March 2022

Rural road construction in Odisha picks up pace

The State completed work of more than 1,400 km in the last two and half months

published on : 21st March 2022

Maoist influence down to just 46 districts in 2021 from 96 in 2010: MoS Home Nityananda Rai

During the Question Hour, the minister said that there has been a 'sharp reduction in geographical influence of Maoists in the country' due to the Modi government's policy.

published on : 9th February 2022

Panchayats under red shadow scared of polls

With the polls announced, leaders of political parties are beginning to show up but the shadow of fear looms.

published on : 14th January 2022

INTERVIEW| COVID pandemic hit anti-Naxal operations in Chhattisgarh: DGP DM Awasthi

The police chief defended his force against the charges of going slow on Naxals and expressed hope that several successful operations against the extremists will be carried out in the near future.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Amit Shah urges CMs to give priority to end Naxal menace; seeks joint action to choke flow of funds

Addressing chief ministers, state ministers and top officials of 10 Naxal-hit states, Shah also said that the fight against the Maoists has now reached its final phase.

published on : 26th September 2021

Presence of Maoists limited to only four regions in Jharkhand, claims CM Hemant Soren

Due to joint efforts of both Central and State governments, there has been a reduction in the number of extremist incidents, Soren said.

published on : 26th September 2021

Conduct study on success of children from Naxal-hit areas: Odisha CM to Centre

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said that from 70 per cent of the state's 30 districts being hit during the peak of Naxal activities, Odisha now hardly has parts of three districts affected by it.

published on : 26th September 2021

Govt plans to intensify anti-Naxal operations, chock flow of funds

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Bhupesh Baghel of Chhattisgarh, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy of Andhra Pradesh and Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan did not attend the meeting.

published on : 26th September 2021

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel skips Amit Shah's meet on Left Wing Extremism 

Baghel was scheduled to attend a convention of Chandranahu Kurmi Samaj in the state's Mahasamund district on Sunday afternoon, he said.

published on : 26th September 2021

CM Hemant Soren to attend review meeting on 'Left Wing Extremism' chaired by Amit Shah

An all party delegation led by CM Soren will also meet Amit Shah and submit a memorandum demanding caste census and a separate column for Sarna tribal religion in the 2021 census

published on : 25th September 2021

Jharkhand cops help kids in Maoist-hit areas with tutorials, books, guidance

Sixteen centres across the district have been set up with at least 50 students each centre wherein teachers from government schools, retired personnel and those willing to contribute for the society.

published on : 27th October 2019