Govt making efforts to set up more sports facilities
Govt making efforts to set up more sports facilities

 The government is working with states to expand sports infrastructure which would help nurture sporting talent in the country.

Nine states share intel on controlling Maoist-related probs

 Senior police officers of nine Left Wing Extremism (LEW) hit states on Wednesday gathered to discuss ways to tackle Maoist-related problems.

Govt working to boost developmental needs of naxal areas

The government is working on boosting developmental needs of naxal-hit areas as well as bringing militants under the mainstream, the Lok Sabha was told on Tuesday.

Left Wing Extremism reduced significantly over 4 years: Govt

Left Wing Extremism (LWE) violence has "significantly" declined in the last four years and the menace can be tackled successfully through a combination of measures, government said in Rajya Sabha Wednesday.

Maoist violence takes a waning trend in Bihar, claim police

Bihar police has claimed that it has been successful in containing the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) in the state with arrests of Maoists and recovery of explosives.

Left wing extremism to be discussed in police conference in Cuttack

Cuttack: Left wing extremism, law and order and crime against women and child would be discussed among other topics at a two-day senior police officers' conference to start here tomorrow.

Maharashtra govt allots Rs 64 cr to LWE-affected districts

Mumbai: Maharashtra government has decided to allocate Rs 64 crore to four Left Wing Extremism (LWE)-affected districts in the Vidarbha region to fast-track their development.

Centre fully committed to tackle Left Wing Extremism, says Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday stated that the Centre is fully committed to tackle left wing extremism (LWE), adding that the government has implemented a multi-pronged strategy to curb the menace.

State govts not serious in choking explosives supply to Maoists: CRPF DG

CRPF chief Dilip Trivedi on Thursday accused state governments of not making "serious and concerted efforts" to stop supply of explosives to Maoists.

Bihar launches ops as Maoists shift base due Jharkhand polls

Bihar Police has launched anti-Naxal operation amid intelligence inputs that Maoists from Jharkhand were shifting base to the state to escape the security dragnet in the wake of impending state assembly polls there.

All resources to eradicate Left wing extremism: Rajnath Singh

 The government will commit all resources at its disposal to eradicate Left wing extremism (LWE) from the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Wednesday.

Govt to use "national power" against Maoists

Government will use any element of its "national power" against Maoists under a new policy to deal with the extremists and not hold peace talks with them till they renounce violence and express faith in democracy.

Women Naxal cadres sexually exploited: Govt

Government on Tuesday said instances of sexual exploitation of tribal women cadres by senior Naxal leadership have been reported in various Left Wing Extremism affected states.

Raman Singh meets Modi, seeks help to fight LWE

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought formation of Centre-level task force to fight Left Wing Extremism (LWE) and streamlining of forest and environment clearances.

Over 12,000 killed in Naxal violence in past 20 years

Over 12,000 people, including security force personnel, have been killed by Naxals in nine Left Wing Extremism-hit states in the past 20 years.

6,000 more SSB personnel for anti-Naxal operations

Nearly 6,000 personnel of central paramilitary SSB will soon be deployed for anti-Naxal operations duties in the Left wing extremism-hit areas of country.

Left-wing extremism controlled in Odisha: Naveen

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has claimed that Left-Wing Extremism has been controlled in 11 of the state`s 30 districts and said cash reward has been given to 514 identified Maoist leaders and cadre who have surrendered or arrested.

Govt making all efforts to tackle Naxalism: Sushil Kumar Shinde

Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has said that that the Government has adopted multi pronged strategy in partnership with the states affected by Left Wing Extremism (LWE) through different interventions in the areas related to security, development, rights and entitlement and improvement in governance.

Politicians can move freely in Maoist-pockets in Jharkhand

With an aim to prevent the Left wing extremism (LWE) from exploiting any political vacuum at the grassroots, the police would not ask political leaders to change their programmes or routes in Jharkhand unless there is any "specific input" about Maoist threat.

Left wing extremism scares officials at block levels in Jharkhand

Many officials posted at the block level "abdicate" offices for fear of left wing extremism in Jharkhand.