Mahendra Karma

Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections: Wife fights to redeem Karma`s chequered legacy

For Mahendra Karma`s wife, the November 11 election is a battle to redeem the legacy of the `Bastar Tiger` who founded the Salwa Judum.

Nov 09, 2013, 17:24 PM IST

Govt ignoring security of Karma`s kin: Congress

The Congress on Sunday alleged that the BJP government in Chhattisgarh was being negligent about providing security to the family members of slain Congress leader Mahendra Karma.

Jun 09, 2013, 16:30 PM IST

Congress men involved in Chhattisgarh Naxal attack conspiracy?

As NIA grappled with solving the killing of Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh, it had also to deal with a purported report in its name which claimed that four Congress men were involved in the conspiracy behind the May 25 massacre.

Jun 03, 2013, 21:08 PM IST

Naxal attack: Mahendra Karma`s PSO succumbs to injuries

Senior Congress leader Mahendra Karma`s PSO was critically injured in the deadly Naxal attack in Bastar.

Jun 01, 2013, 14:08 PM IST

Chhattisgarh Maoist attack: `Cops reached late; insider job suspected`

The National Investigation Agency has been tasked with probing into May 25 barbaric attack by Maoists in Chhattisgarh.

Jun 01, 2013, 09:30 AM IST

College to be named after slain Salwa Judum leader

Chhattisgarh govt Thursday announced that a college in Dantewada district will be named after senior Congress leader and the founder of anti-naxal movement `Salwa Judum`, Mahendra Karma.

May 30, 2013, 22:13 PM IST

Mahendra Karma had only 6 guards with him when Naxals attacked

Mahendra Karma, former Chhattisgarh Home Minister, slain by Naxals along with 26 others, had Z-plus security with 16 armed guards but was accompanied by only six guards when he was attacked.

May 29, 2013, 19:03 PM IST

Is Chhattisgarh ill-equipped to tackle Naxalism?

The Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh has raised questions over security arrangements.

May 29, 2013, 13:01 PM IST

Bastar bloodbath: ‘Mahendra Karma was stabbed 78 times’

The post-mortem report of senior Congress leader Mahendra Karma, who was killed in an ambush by Naxals in Chhattisgarh last Saturday, has reportedly revealed that he bled to death and suffered 78 stab wounds.

May 29, 2013, 11:50 AM IST

Chhattisgarh attack: Intelligence inputs were ignored, claim reports

Maoists had on Saturday ambushed a convoy of Congress leaders, leaving 24 people dead, among them two top state party leaders.

May 29, 2013, 09:47 AM IST

Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Families of Karma, Patel get enhanced security

The Chhattisgarh government has tightened security arrangements of the families of senior Congress leaders Nand Kumar Patel and Mahendra Karma, who were killed in a Maoist attack on Saturday in Bastar.

May 28, 2013, 08:40 AM IST

Maoists danced before killing Mahendra Karma, says a survivor

Anti-Maoist Salwa Judum movement`s founder Mahendra Karma was the prime target of the insurgents when they attacked the Congress convoy and the rebels danced before they riddled him with bullets, a survivor said on Sunday.

May 27, 2013, 09:18 AM IST

Naxals were looking for Patel, Karma: Eyewitness

A Congress leader claimed the ambush specifically targeted state Congress chief Nand Kumar Patel and senior leader Mahendra Karma both of whom died.

May 26, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

Andhra Police on alert with Chhattisgarh, Odisha borders

The Andhra Pradesh Police have gone on high alert on the borders with Chhattisgarh and Odisha in the wake of Maoist attack on Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh.

May 26, 2013, 22:12 PM IST

No comprehensive security plan during Congress yatra in Chhattisgarh

Lack of a comprehensive security plan and the deadly mistake of so many top state Congress leaders travelling together appeared to have led to high casualty.

May 26, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

Chhattisgarh attack: 250 Naxals carried out killings

Around 250 Naxalites are believed to have carried out the killings of 27 people in Chhattisgarh`s Jagdalpur district.

May 26, 2013, 20:52 PM IST

Maoism a `deep-rooted` problem: Sharad Yadav

NDA convener and JD(U) president Sharad Yadav termed Maoism as a "deep-rooted" problem which cannot be solved merely by arms.

May 26, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

`Centre, states should jointly draw strategy to end Naxal menace`

Kamal Nath said that both the Centre and the states should jointly draw a strategy to end the Naxal menace in the country.

May 26, 2013, 20:19 PM IST

Aam Aadmi Party condemns Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

The attack by Maoists on a Congress party convoy in Chhattisgarh should serve as a wake-up call to the nation, the Aam Aadmi Party said.

May 26, 2013, 18:31 PM IST

Centre, Chhattisgarh govt responsible for Maoist strike: Azam

Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan said the Centre and the Chhattisgarh government did not initiate social, economic and political steps to check Naxal menace.

May 26, 2013, 18:26 PM IST