Fortified police stations being set up in Chhattisgarh to combat Naxals

Gearing up for a strong offensive against left-wing extremism, Chhattisgarh police have claimed to have intensified the process of setting up 'fortified police stations' in Bastar region in order to strengthen security apparatus in the Naxal-hit area.

Chhattisgarh police STF coming up as good force: CRPF DG

The Special Task Force (STF) of Chhattisgarh police, which lost seven personnel in an ambush last week, has come in for praise from the CRPF boss for undertaking independent operations "more often" to check the Maoist menace in the state.

Chhattisgarh CM suspends officer for asking martyr's family to return money

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday said the official who issued a notice to the family of martyred Special Police Officer (SPO) Kishore Pandey, has been suspended.

Chhattisgarh: Officer, who asked martyred SPO's family to return money given for funeral, suspended
Chhattisgarh: Officer, who asked martyred SPO's family to return money given for funeral, suspended

Taking a strong action, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday said the official, who issued a notice to the family of martyred Special Police Officer (SPO) Kishore Pandey for return of Rs 10,000 spent on his funeral, has been suspended.

Chhattisgarh Police to counter Maoist strategies to shoot down chopper

In light of videos emerging of a Maoist unit training to shoot down the choppers of security forces, the Chhattisgarh Police on Friday stated that it would study the videos and counteract the strategies of the ultras.

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.

Bijapur Police confirm encounter killing of three women Maoists

Chhattisgarh Police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) sources have confirmed the death of three women Maoists in an encounter in the state's Bijapur District.

Naxal commander killed, police jawan injured in face-off in Rapur

Raipur: A Naxal deputy commander was killed and a police jawan injured in a fierce gun-battle between security personnel and ultras in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district, police said today.

Father, son die of electrocution in Chhattisgarh's Korba

An engineering student and his father died of electrocution in Chhattisgarh's Korba district Friday, police said.

Maoists using jungle caves as camps: Chhattisgarh Police

Maoists are using caves in forests of south Chhattisgarh as hide-outs or temporary camps, police said on Sunday after raiding one such cave in Kanker district.

Chhattisgarh police to question DU professor arrested for Naxal links

Chhattisgarh police will also interrogate the Delhi University professor G N Saibaba, arrested by the Gadchiroli police of Maharashtra on the charge of having links with the Naxals, a senior official said today.

Naxal killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

A Naxalite was Wednesday killed in an encounter with security personnel in Maoist-hit Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh.

Fewer Naxal-related incidents in 2012 against 2011: Chhattisgarh DGP

Chhattisgarh police claimed a significant drop in Naxal-related incidents with 409 incidents being reported in 2012 compared to 530 previous year.

CPI(M) demands probe into killing of 19 in Ch`garh

CPI(M) demanded a judicial probe into the recent killing of 19 people by CRPF and state police in Chhattisgarh.

Police treating me like criminal: Tribal teacher

Soni Sori, the tribal teacher who was held in Delhi last week on charges of being a Maoist conduit and is hospitalised here with head and back injuries, on Wednesday said Chhattisgarh Police were treating her like a criminal.

Naxals attack police in Chhattisgarh’s Raigarh

Police on Wednesday claimed to have
injured a few Naxals in an encounter in Raigarh district of
the Chhattisgarh state.

Two Naxals shot dead by police in Chhattisgarh

Two Naxals were killed in a
gunfight with the police in Chhattisgarh`s Bijapur district
Tuesday, officials said.

Kin of 165 martyred C`garh police officials given govt jobs

As many as 165 kin of Chhattisgarh police officers who fell in the line of duty fighting Naxals in last six years, were given government jobs on compassionate

Sketches of top Naxals to help security forces

Unable to get photographs of top
naxal leaders, security forces in the country`s Maoist hotbeds
are being provided with sketches of these ultras.

5 "Pandavas" of Chhattisgarh police break Naxal "Chakravyuha"

Burning midnight oil,
Chhatisgarh police`s five young SPs known as the "Pandavas"
constantly hone their strategies to break the "Chakravyuha"
(maze) of Naxals in this worst-hit district.