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.

Six Naxals held in Chhattisgarh

Six Naxals have been arrested during separate search operations in the insurgency-hit areas of Chhattisgarh, police said Wednesday.

Naxal held in Chhattisgarh`s insurgency-hit Kanker

A Naxal, wanted in several incidents of crime, has been arrested during a search operation in Chhattisgarh`s insurgency-hit Kanker district.

Naxal held in Kanker in joint operation

A naxal, carrying a reward on his head, was arrested during a joint search operation in Maoist-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Sunday.

Naxals trigger landmine blast in Kanker; none hurt

Naxals triggered a landmine blast on Thursday in insurgency-hit Kanker Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh when a polling party escorted by security forces was returning after conducting elections in the region.

Security beefed up on three seats to curb Naxal disturbances in Chhattisgarh

Security has been stepped up in three poll-bound Maoist infested constituencies of Kanker, Rajnandgaon and Mahasamund in Chhattisgarh.

Ambulance driver rapes minor girl, attempts suicide on remorse

A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an ambulance driver in Chhattisgarh`s Kanker district on December 23, police said today.

Sonia should speak up on coal, 2G spectrum scams: Modi

Narendra Modi on Thursday trained his guns on Sonia Gandhi, saying she should speak up on coal and 2G spectrum scams as he alleged that the Congress was "misleading" the country on issues like development, inflation and employment generation.

Food inspector lands in ACB net for extortion

Sleuths of the Anti-Corruption Bureau Wednesday arrested a food inspector in Kanker district of Chhattisgarh for alleged extortion of Rs 12,000.

Four naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

Four naxalites were arrested on Sunday during a search operation in Maoist-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said.

Three Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

Three Naxals, including a woman, were arrested from separate places in Maoist-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Saturday.

Four Naxals get seven years in prison for attacking police

A court in Chhattisgarh`s Kanker district on Thursday awarded seven years` imprisonment to four Naxals, arrested last year on the charge of attacking a police team in the jungles of north Bastar.

C`garh gets its first rural call centre in Kanker

The Chhatisgarh government has commenced its first rural call centre in the tribal-dominated Kanker district, aiming to provide employment to youths from the remote areas of the insurgency-hit zone.

Man rescued from Chhattisgarh hill after three days

50-year-old man stuck in cleft on rocky hill in Kanker, Chhattisgarh for last three days, was extricated on Saturday in operation by rescue teams led by National Disaster Response Force, police said.

Two Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

Two Naxals were arrested during separate search operations conducted by a joint contingent of BSF and district police force in the Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Sunday.

Women vigilance committee for all tribal schools in Chhattisgarh: CM

After outrage over Kanker rape case, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has said functioning of government-run residential schools and hostels for tribal girls would be changed.