Chattisgarh Police demands Rs 10,000 from family of martyred policeman

In a shocking case of apathy towards a fallen soldier, the Chhattisgarh Police has demanded Rs 10,000 back it provided to the family of a martyred Special Police Officer for his last rites.

Chhattisgarh will be theme State for Surajkund Mela next year

The fortnight-long annual Surajkund International Crafts Mela will begin on February 1, with Chattisgarh as its theme state and Lebanon, the partner nation, a senior official said on Thursday.

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Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Slain CRPF jawans' blood-stained uniforms found in dustbin
Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Slain CRPF jawans' blood-stained uniforms found in dustbin

In a shocking incident, the uniforms and shoes of the slain CRPF troopers, who were killed in a recent Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh, were found in a trash bin near Dr BR Ambedkar hospital on Wednesday.

Choppers not rushed as landing area in Sukma not sanitised: IAF

 The IAF on Tuesday said it could not swiftly deploy helicopters yesterday to the area where Maoists attacked a CRPF team in Chattisgarh killing 14 personnel since there was no clarity that the landing spot in the dense forests was sanitised.

Naxal ambush: IAF rescues injured CRPF personnel

IAF helicopters on Tuesday flew sorties and brought back the injured personnel from the encounter area in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, which left 14 CRPF jawans dead, to Jagdalpur in the state.

Anti-Naxal ops: CRPF finds Chattisgarh, Jharkhand most tough

CRPF, the lead anti-Naxal force, considers Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand as the most challenging states when it comes to tackling the menace of left-wing extremism (LWE) in the country.

Three women Naxal killed in Chhattisgarh

Three women naxals were killed on Wednesday in a fierce gun-battle between the security personnel and ultras in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district, police said.

Will hug Maoists if they give up violence: Chhattisgarh CM

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

Bureaucrats in trouble after dancing with Amitabh Bachchan
Bureaucrats in trouble after dancing with Amitabh Bachchan

Nobody would have guessed that dancing with megastar Amitabh Bachchan could land you in trouble. This is what exactly happened with two high profile bureaucrats of Chhattisgarh—the Additional Chief Secretary and Joint Secretary of the state. These top officials have caught the ire of the Chief Minister for dancing with megastar Amitabh Bachchan on a popular television show.