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Chhattisgarh News

Woman Naxal carrying Rs 5 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh
Woman Naxal carrying Rs 5 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh

She was wanted in 22 Naxal-related incidents, including attacks on police parties and triggering blasts, in Koyalibeda area, the official said.

Village revenue official killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Suspected Naxals killed a 57-year- old revenue official of a village in Kanker district.

Law student accuses Rajasthan-based self-styled godman of rape
Law student accuses Rajasthan-based self-styled godman of rape

As per the complaint, the parents of the woman, who is studying law in Jaipur, are followers of Falahari Maharaj for the past several years, the police officer said.

2 Naxals killed in Chhattisgarh, weapons recovered

This led to a gun battle between the two sides.

10,000 toilets built in 10 days in Chhattisgarh

The state would become ODF completely by October 2, 2018 and the prime minister will be invited for the declaration

Govt to strengthen education in backward, Naxal areas: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Friday said that the government is working to strengthen education in the backward and the Naxal-hit areas of the state.

Act of compassion: CRPF troops carry sick woman on stretcher for 7 km
Act of compassion: CRPF troops carry sick woman on stretcher for 7 km

In a wonderful act of compassion, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel carried a woman suffering from high fever on a stretcher for seven kilometres, to a hospital in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada.

Fire breaks out at Raigarh's plastic factory
Fire breaks out at Raigarh's plastic factory

Despite the heavy smoke and flames, firefighters kept the fire from spreading to nearby businesses.

 

Judicial panel to probe mass death of cows in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh government has set up a judicial commission to make recommendations about improving the condition of 'gaushalas.'

Nine maoists surrender to CRPF in Chhattisgarh

At least nine Maoists including DKSZ member Ganesh Ueke's gunner and two from the South Bastar Battalion on Sunday surrendered before the police.

Village Sarpanch's husband killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada
Village Sarpanch's husband killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

The deceased has been identified as Madan Bhaskar, husband of village sarpanch Laxmi Bhaskar.

Chhattisgarh: Woman delivers baby in open ground as health centre fails to open on time
Chhattisgarh: Woman delivers baby in open ground as health centre fails to open on time

In yet another incident, a woman in Chhattisgarh delivered a child in an open ground as the primary health centre had not opened for the day.

Chhattisgarh: 3 newborns die; kin blame it on disruption in oxygen supply

While relatives claimed the children died due to irregular oxygen supply, health officials denied the charge and claimed the deaths were because of different reasons.

9 officials suspended amid allegations of 173 cows deaths in a week
9 officials suspended amid allegations of 173 cows deaths in a week

Those suspended include the department's deputy directors in Durg and Bemetara and seven veterinarians.

Bastar cops to get award for community policing initiative

"The Bastar police has been shortlisted for the community policing award in the homeland security category for 'Amcho Bastar, Amcho Police' campaign, which in tribal dialect means 'our Bastar, our police'," Shaikh told PTI.

Chhattisgarh: Mob, police clash in Bemetara; eight villagers arrested

Eight villagers have been arrested in connection with the clash between a mob and police personnel in Bemetara district in Chhattisgarh on Wednesday, wherein 16 police personnel had got injured.

Three security personnel injured in Chhattisgarh

The security personnel was returning after a night patrol was undertaken by STF and Reserve Police men when Maoists lying in ambush near Paria forest area triggered the blast around 3 pm.

CRPF jawans molest school girls in Dantewada

Authorities have ordered an inquiry into a recent incident involving two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officers, wherein they allegedly molested girl students of a state-run residential school during a cultural programme ahead of Raksha Bandhan in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district.

Molestation of school girls: CRPF constable arrested

Police have arrested a CRPF constable and identified another jawan in connection with the alleged molestation of girl students of a state-run residential school during a cultural programme in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district.

Chhattisgarh: Police sub-inspector killed, constable injured in gun battle with naxals
Chhattisgarh: Police sub-inspector killed, constable injured in gun battle with naxals

As per the maoist documents recovered recently from Bastar region, naxals are now trying to set up their new base in this tri-junction region. 

Two 'dead wood' IPS officers sacked in Chhattisgarh

The performance of both the DIG-rank officers were reviewed after completion of their 15 years in service and they were found to be unfit to continue, the official said.

Rahul Gandhi to arrive in Chhatisgarh on 2-day visit, to interact with state leaders
Rahul Gandhi to arrive in Chhatisgarh on 2-day visit, to interact with state leaders

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will be on the two-day visit to Chhattisgarh from tomorrow during which he will interact with various party leaders of the state.

Six Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh

The police officer claimed that in their statements, all the ultras expressed disappointment over the hollow ideology of the outlawed Naxal movement and violence.

After Sukma, we have better coordination with police: CRPF DG
After Sukma, we have better coordination with police: CRPF DG

Over 300 armed Maoists attacked a 99-member CRPF unit providing security cover to road construction workers in Sukma district in Chhattisgarh`s Bastar region on April 24, killing 25 personnel and leaving six others injured.

IEDs pose huge challenge in efforts to counter Naxals: Police

Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) planted randomly in forests and places where frequent de- mining operations are not feasible pose a big challenge in the counter-insurgency operations in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division, says a senior police official

Chhattisgarh: Two dead, 25 injured as tractor overturns in Surajpur

The wounded have been taken to the Pratappur Hospital and immediate treatment has been given to them.

Seven naxals arrested in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh

Naxals opened fire on police near Munga forest and tried to escape when police surrounded them. 

Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans
Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans

On 24 June, information began to be received that a heavy exchange of fire was on between Naxals and a combined party comprising of Special Task Force (STF) and District Reserve Guards (DRG) of Police in Tondamarka in Sukma.

 

Sukma encounter: One more police jawan dies, toll climbs to three

A police jawan injured in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district succumbed to injuries on Sunday.