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Four Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh

Four Naxals were gunned down in an encounter with security forces on Tuesday in the insurgency-hit Sukma district in Chhattisgarh, police said.The encounter took place around 6 AM in a forest in the Chintalnar police station area, Deputy Inspector General (anti-Naxal operations) Sundarraj P told PTI. An elite unit of the CRPF’s Commando Battalion for

Naxals attack railway station in Bihar

Naxals attack railway station in Bihar: A group of Naxals attacked Bihar’s Masudan Railway Station and abducted three officials, including an Assistant Station Master. The incident took place after the Naxals had called for Bihar and Jharkhand ‘bandh’ on December 20. The Assistant Station Master had called up the Maldah Divisional Railway Manager (DRM), saying the

Naxals involved in Gauri's killing?- Daily Post India

Naxals involved in Gauri’s killing?

Indrajit Lankesh, the brother of slain journalist Gauri Lankesh, has alleged that naxals or Hindu extremists might be involved in assassination of his sister. He said that it was widely known that Gauri Lankesh was actively working with the Karnataka government to bring Naxalites into the mainstream. Indrajit said he’d been informed that Naxalites were

Naxals police exchange fire

Naxals, police exchange fire; none hurt

Raipur, Aug 30, Naxals police exchange fire; none hurt. Naxals triggered a blast and opened fire on security forces in a forest in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Bijapur district today. No casualties were reported on either side during the encounter, according to police. Police recovered a pipe bomb from the spot after the gun-battle.“The incident took place

Maoist violence claim 12,000 lives in two decades-

Maoist violence claim 12,000 lives in two decades

As many as 12,000 people have lost their lives in Maoist violence over the last two decades and of these, 2,700 were personnel of security forces. According to a statistics prepared by the home ministry, those killed include 9,300 innocent civilians who were either killed by the Naxals, labelling them as ‘police informers’, or were victims

Naxals attack on Dumri bihar railway station in Bokaro

Naxals attack on Dumri bihar railway station in Bokaro

Once again, the Naxals have been hit by the Dumri railway station in Bihar. Dhanbad Railway’s most important rail route near Dumari Bihar station of India section was set on fire by the Naxals.With which Dumari Bihar railway station was completely burned. The Naxals also set fire to freight train’s engine and Control rooms in


Chhattisgarh: Two security personnel injured in Bijapur encounter, search ops on

At least two District Reserve Group (DRG) personnel were injured after an encounter broke out between security forces and Naxals in Bijapur on Sunday.The encounter took place at 10 a.m. in Timarpur jungles under Bijapur District in Chhattisgarh between Naxals and a joint team of 204 Cobra (CRPF) and DRG (Chhattisgarh Police).As per information, the

Villager killed in crossfire between security forces, Naxals

Raipur: A villager was killed and anotherinjured when they were reportedly caught in a crossfire between security forces and Maoists in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Bijapur district on Mnday, police said. The incident took place in the wee hours when joint team of CRPF’s 168th battalion and district force was out on an anti-Maoist operation near Timmapur

Jawan injured in IED blast triggered by Naxals dies

Raipur: A police jawan, who was critically injured in a blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district last month, died at a private hospital here, police said today. The ‘gopniya sainik’ (secret troop), identified as Abahiyya Jabba (23), belonging to state police, succumbed last evening at Ramkrishna Care Hospital in Raipur, a police official

Three Naxals killed in gunbattle

Raipur: Three Naxals, including twocommander rank cadres, were today killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Bastar division, police said.”While two hardcore Maoist commanders were gunned down in Narayanpur district, another rebel was killed in neighbouring Kondagaoan district early this morning,” Inspector General of Police (Bastar Range) SRP Kalluri told PTI. In

Village sarpanch killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: A village sarpanch was killed bysuspected Maoists in Chhattisgarh’s Kanker district, police said today. Kunwar Singh Gota (aged around 40), sarpanch of Mura village under Korar police station limits, was allegedly shot dead at his native place last night, a senior police official told PTI. As per preliminary information, the victim was picked up by some