Maoist camp busted in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

Security forces busted a Maoist camp after a fierce gun battle in Chhattisgarh's insurgency- hit Kanker district, a day ahead of Independence Day, police official said here on Friday.

Less than average rain in five Chhattisgarh districts

 With five of the 27 districts in Chhattisgarh receiving less than average rainfall so far, the state government has asked officials to ensure water supply for standing crops and allow pumping of water from rivers.

IED recovered in insurgency-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh

A powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED), suspected to have planted by naxals, was found from a roadside near two security forces' camps in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district today.

Four Naxal 'sympathisers' held in Chhattisgarh

Four suspected Naxal "sympathisers" were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district for their alleged involvement in torching of vehicles at a mining site in Korar region, police said today.

Woman naxal held in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

A 27-year-old woman Maoist, carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on her head, was arrested by a joint team of security forces in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district, police said on Tuesday.

Maoists block road in Kanker ahead of PM Modi's visit to Chhattisgarh

A day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Chhattisgarh's Bastar region, Maoists today blocked a main road in insurgency-hit Kanker district by felling trees and put up banners, opposing the visit.

MPPEB scam: Another accused found dead, brother seeks probe

A key accused in the multi-layered Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) was found dead under mysterious circumstances at a lodge in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, police said on Friday.

Chhattisgarh BSF camp attack: Maoist couple nabbed

A Naxal couple, allegedly involved in the gun-battle at Chhote Baithiya BSF post in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district earlier this week, were arrested on Saturday.

Naxals set on fire construction machine in Kanker

Naxals on Monday torched a `poclain (excavating) machine' engaged in construction work in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district, police said.

BSF jawan killed in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh

Naxals attacked a BSF team killing a jawan in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district, striking for the third time since Saturday.

BSF jawan killed in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Kanker, IEDs recovered
BSF jawan killed in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Kanker, IEDs recovered

One BSF jawan was killed in yet another daring attack by Naxals in the Kanker district of Chhattisgarh in the wee hours of Monday.

Second Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh in 24 hours, 17 trucks set ablaze
Second Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh in 24 hours, 17 trucks set ablaze

In a second Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh in 24 hours, 17 trucks carrying iron ore have been set on fire.

BSF jawan hurt in pressure bomb blast in Kanker

A BSF jawan was injured when he accidentally stepped on a pressure bomb planted by naxals in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district on Sunday, police said.

Chhattisgarh: Probe begins in Naxal ambush; "informant" under police lens

A probe has begun into the Maoist ambush in which two policemen, including an SHO, were killed in Kanker district as Chhattisgarh police suspect a "fake informant" possibly mislead the patrolling team into a trap.

Four Naxals held in Bastar division of Chhattisgarh

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

16 Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

 Sixteen Maoists carrying cash rewards of Rs 1 lakh each on their heads, surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district, taking the total number of Maoists laying down arms to around 360 so far this year.

Four Naxals held in Chhattisgarh for triggering blast during bypolls

Four Naxals who were allegedly involved in triggering IED blast during the Assembly bypoll for Antagarh seat held recently, were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district on Saturday , police said.

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.

Maoist cadre arrested from Kanker district of Chhattisgarh

A Maoist cadre was arrested from insurgency-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh on Friday, police said.

Naxal arms dump unearthed, ammunition seized in Chhattisgarh

Security personnel unearthed an ammunition dump used by Naxals and recovered two firearms in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district Wednesday, police said.