Maoists

Seven securitymen injured in landmine blast in Jharkhand

Seven securitymen were injured on Thursday in a landmine blast triggered by Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand`s Latehar district, police said.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Maharashtra: Surrender policy for Naxals extended till August 2019

Terming it a successful weapon against the Naxals, the Maharashtra government has extended its policy facilitating surrender by the ultras for two years.

Oct 20, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Strategic UAV base shifted to Maoist hotspot in Bastar

Strategic UAV base shifted to Maoist hotspot in Bastar

The strategic technical command centre of the Unnamed Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), operated by the NTRO and the CRPF, has been shifted to the Naxal hotbed of Bastar in Chhattisgarh in order to provide security forces an enhanced aerial surveillance to conduct anti-Maoist operations.

Oct 08, 2017, 13:41 PM IST

Odisha: Maoists kill tribal man suspecting him to be police informer

Maoists killed a tribal man at a remote village in Malkangiri district suspecting him to be a police informer.

Oct 07, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
Woman Naxal carrying Rs 5 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh

Woman Naxal carrying Rs 5 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh

She was wanted in 22 Naxal-related incidents, including attacks on police parties and triggering blasts, in Koyalibeda area, the official said.

Sep 24, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Jharkhand to set up cyber police stations in all districts

To fight the rising menace of cyber crime, Jharkhand Police on Tuesday said it will set up cyber police stations in all 24 districts of the state.

Sep 19, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

Two Maoists killed in Jharkhand

Two Maoists were killed in a gunbattle with security personnel in Jharkhand`s Khuti district on Tuesday, police said.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

Nine maoists surrender to CRPF in Chhattisgarh

At least nine Maoists including DKSZ member Ganesh Ueke's gunner and two from the South Bastar Battalion on Sunday surrendered before the police.

Aug 27, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Three security personnel injured in Chhattisgarh

The security personnel was returning after a night patrol was undertaken by STF and Reserve Police men when Maoists lying in ambush near Paria forest area triggered the blast around 3 pm.

Aug 15, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
Sukma: Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces

Sukma: Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces

An exchange of fire took place near Sukma's Kista Ram village in Chhattisgarh between Maoists and a joint team of Special Task Force (STF) and District Reserve Guard (DRG).

Aug 13, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
Bihar: Naxals hijack train in Lakhisarai, abduct railway guard

Bihar: Naxals hijack train in Lakhisarai, abduct railway guard

Danapur Durg Express (Train no-13288) was captured near Jamui's Shahid Jitendra Halt, disrupting railway operations

Aug 03, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

94 civilians killed by Maoists this year till June: Govt

As many as 94 civilians were killed by Maoists in the first six months of this year after being branded as police informer, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Jul 26, 2017, 14:45 PM IST

IEDs pose huge challenge in efforts to counter Naxals: Police

Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) planted randomly in forests and places where frequent de- mining operations are not feasible pose a big challenge in the counter-insurgency operations in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division, says a senior police official

Jul 24, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

Maoists kill three in Bihar's Jamui

Maoists have killed three persons in Bihar`s Jamui district as they were suspected of being police informers, police said on Friday.

Jul 14, 2017, 12:19 PM IST
Two STF men killed, 5 injured in gunfight with Maoists in Sukma

Two STF men killed, 5 injured in gunfight with Maoists in Sukma

A joint operation against the Maoists is ongoing in the state where police is claiming to have killed 15-20 Maoists. Nine Maoists have been arrested during the operations. 
 

Jun 24, 2017, 23:04 PM IST

Maoists gunned down in encounter with police personnel in Bihar

At least two Maoists were killed in an encounter with Police personnel in Bihar`s Jamui district on Sunday.

Jun 18, 2017, 12:21 PM IST

Rajnath Singh calls meeting of state home ministers to discuss internal security

Prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir, cross-border terrorism, violence perpetrated by the Maoists and other issues will be discussed at the day-long meeting. 

Jun 13, 2017, 17:34 PM IST

KIIT founder threatened by Maoists

The police said that a banner, allegedly put up by the red rebels, at the proposed educational complex of KISS at Panchada in Koraput district was seized yesterday.

Jun 10, 2017, 18:10 PM IST
Fifteen naxalites killed in Sukma were PLGA members: CRPF

Fifteen naxalites killed in Sukma were PLGA members: CRPF

Fifteen Naxalites who were killed last month in anti-Naxal operation in Sukma were members of the People's Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), said Devendra Chouhan; Inspector General (IG), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), on Thursday.

Jun 08, 2017, 22:12 PM IST

Two Maoists involved in Sukma attack among nine held

Nine Maoists, including two allegedly involved in the deadly Sukma attack in which 25 CRPF troopers died, were arrested in Bihar's Jamui district in two operations last week, an official said on Thursday.

Jun 08, 2017, 22:06 PM IST