Jheeram attack was against democratic setup of the state: NIA

The Jheeram valley attack by naxals, which almost wiped out top Congress leadership in Chhattisgarh in 2013, was part of a tactical counter offensive campaign (TCOC) by ultras against the democratic set-up of the state government, according to the final chargesheet filed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

New CRPF chief undertakes special tour of Bastar in Chhattisgarh

Newly-appointed CRPF chief Prakash Mishra undertook a whirlwind tour of the worst Naxal violence- affected areas of Bastar in Chhattisgarh in order to firm up operations agaist the ultras in the state.

Chhattisgarh: 103 civic bodies to go for polls in final phase today

A total of 103 Urban Bodies, including 20 municipal councils and 83 nagar panchayats, will go to poll in the second and final phase on Wednesday for which over 6,000 candidates are in the fray.

Four Naxals held in Bastar division of Chhattisgarh

 Four Naxals were today arrested in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar division, police said.

39 tribal Christians re-converted to Hinduism in Bastar: BJP MP

As many as 39 tribal Christians were re-converted to Hinduism in the Naxal-hit Bastar district of Chhattisgarh in October this year, a BJP MP on Saturday said.

Local police didn't favour anti-Naxal ops in South Bastar

 The local intelligence wing had suggested not to carry out large anti-Naxal operations in south Bastar forests, where the ultras recently killed 14 CRPF personnel, citing geographical complications and strong Maoist 'Jantana Sarkar' network, a senior police official said.

Anti-Naxal ops: Additional 11,000 securitymen for Bastar
Anti-Naxal ops: Additional 11,000 securitymen for Bastar

Government has decided to deploy an additional 11,000 paramilitary men for undertaking anti- Naxal operations in the worst Maoist-affected Bastar division of Chhattisgarh where red ultras recently carried out a deadly ambush and killed 14 CRPF personnel.

Two ultras held, Naxal couple surrenders in Chhattisgarh

 Two Maoists, both carrying reward of Rs one lakh each on their heads, were arrested while a Naxal couple surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region today, police said.

Naxals set vehicles afire, block roads during Bastar bandh

Naxals resorted to looting and arson besides uprooting a railway track in restive Bastar region in Chhattisgarh during the one-day 'Dandkaranya bandh' called by them, police said.

Chhattisgarh police warn of Naxal attack in Bijapur

An alert has been issued by Chhattisgarh Police's intelligence wing about possible Naxal attacks in Bijapur district as the cadres are upset over their reducing manpower and losing safe dens in Bastar region.

Twelve naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh

In yet another setback to the Maoist movement in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region, twelve naxals surrendered on Friday in Kanker district taking the total number of those laying down their arms to 315 this year in the state.

Chhattisgarh: 3 ultras surrender citing 'ill-treatment' by senior cadres

Three naxals, including a couple and a Maoist jan-militia commander, carrying rewards ranging from Rs 1-8 lakh for their arrest, surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region on Monday, police said.

Woman Naxal commander surrenders after brother persuades her

A dreaded woman Naxal commander surrendered in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division after she was persuaded by her brother, who is a police personnel.

Four Naxals held in Chhattisgarh

Four Naxals were arrested at separate places in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Bastar region, police said on Friday.

Cyclone Hudhud: 8 dead, Visakhapatnam worst affected

After Cyclone Hudhud pounded at the eastern seaboard of India, hitting Visakhapatnam the hardest, the storm - less intense now.

Cyclone Hudhud: Trail of destruction and six dead in AP, Odisha; Visakhapatnam worst affected
Cyclone Hudhud: Trail of destruction and six dead in AP, Odisha; Visakhapatnam worst affected

After Cyclone Hudhud pounded at the eastern seaboard of India, hitting Visakhapatnam the hardest, the storm - less intense now - is moving inland and Chhattisgarh is geared up to deal with the fierce weather unleashed.

Will hug Maoists if they give up violence: Chhattisgarh CM

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday said that he is ready to embrace Maoists if they give up their path of violence and join the mainstream of society.

Naxal chief Ganapathi cornered in Chhattisgarh?
Naxal chief Ganapathi cornered in Chhattisgarh?

Top Naxal commander Ganapathy has been encircled by security forces in jungles of south Chhattisgarh, reports said on Monday.

Security forces asked to remain alert in Chhattisgarh

Security personnel in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region have been asked to remain extra cautious following inputs of a possibility of further strikes by the Naxals.

Chhattisgarh: 23 Maoists including a woman cadre surrenders

Twenty three Maoists, including a woman, surrendered in the South Bastar region on Wednesday, police said.