Maoist Attack

After Sukma, we have better coordination with police: CRPF DG

After Sukma, we have better coordination with police: CRPF DG

Over 300 armed Maoists attacked a 99-member CRPF unit providing security cover to road construction workers in Sukma district in Chhattisgarh`s Bastar region on April 24, killing 25 personnel and leaving six others injured.

Jul 27, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

34 Naxals arrested from Chhattisgarh's Sukma

The Naxals were arrested from Sukma`s Chintagufa and Fulbagdi areas.

Jun 11, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

5 Maoists sentenced to death in Bihar

50 Naxalites ambushed a vehicle carrying CRPF jawans at the Kharagpur police station area, killing two and injuring 10 others.

May 25, 2017, 14:03 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: ROP duties suspended in Maoist-affected areas

Chhattisgarh: ROP duties suspended in Maoist-affected areas

Following the Sukma incident, wherein as many as 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed in the encounter with the Maoists, all Road Opening Party (ROP) duties of the security forces' personnel in Maoist-affected areas has been suspended for two weeks.

Apr 30, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Sukma attack: Uddhav Thackeray takes a jibe at PM Narendra Modi, says claim of hitting Naxalism through demonetisation has fallen flat

Sukma attack: Uddhav Thackeray takes a jibe at PM Narendra Modi, says claim of hitting Naxalism through demonetisation has fallen flat

In one of the deadliest attacks, 300 to 400 heavily-armed Maoists, women included, ambushed a CRPF contingent in a forested patch in Chhattisgarh on Monday, killing 25 troopers.
 

Apr 25, 2017, 14:54 PM IST
Sukma attack shows Maoists are frustrated: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Sukma attack shows Maoists are frustrated: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said Left Wing Extremist groups were "restless" because of the "unprecedented success" of security forces' operations against them, and termed the Maoist attack at Sukma, in Chhattisgarh, in which 12 CRPF troopers were killed a result of that frustration.

Mar 14, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
Sukma attack shows Naxals are frustrated: Home Minister

Sukma attack shows Naxals are frustrated: Home Minister

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said Left wing extremists were restless because of the attacks carried out against them by security forces, and called the Sukma attack on the CRPF a result of that frustration.

Mar 14, 2017, 14:33 PM IST

Sukma attack: Tamil Nadu CM Palanisami announces Rs 20 lakh ex-gratia to slain CRPF jawan's family

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisami on Sunday announced Rs. 20 lakh solatium to the family of Central Reserve Police Fire (CRPF) jawan K. Shankar, who lost his life in Sukma maoist attack yesterday.

Mar 12, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

One jawan killed in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had earlier urged the Maoists to drop their weapons and come back to the mainstream.

Dec 10, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Chhattisgarh CM strongly condemns Maoist attack in Dantewada

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh strongly condemned the Maoist attack in Dantewada district in which five security personnel were killed on Monday.

Apr 13, 2015, 23:49 PM IST

Maoist attack on CRPF jawans a cowardly act: RSS

A day after the Maoist attack on a CRPF team in Chhattisgarh left 14 jawans dead, RSS Tuesday condemned the incident as a "cowardly" act.

Dec 02, 2014, 15:21 PM IST

Sonia expresses anguish at killing of CRPF personnel

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday expressed shock and deep anguish at the gruesome killing of CRPF personnel in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh and demanded that the government look at all aspects of the incident.

Dec 01, 2014, 21:31 PM IST

Maharashtra CM condemns Gadchiroli Maoist attack

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Sunday condemned the Maoist attack in Gadchiroli that claimed the lives of seven policemen, describing it as "an act of cowardice".

May 11, 2014, 23:28 PM IST

Maoist attack: Seven policemen killed in Maharashtra`s Gadchiroli

At least seven policemen were killed in a Naxal attack here on Sunday morning after the Maoists trigger a landmine blast.

May 11, 2014, 12:05 PM IST

Repoll in Bihar amid Maoist attack on polling personnel

Maoists unleashed violence in Nawada on Sunday during repoll, attacking a polling party, though there was no casualty in the retaliatory fire by security forces accompanying them, officials said.

Apr 13, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

53 percent voting in Bihar, two CRPF men die in blast

About 53 percent of the electorate voted in six Lok Sabha constituencies of Bihar even as two troopers headed for poll duty were killed in a landmine blast, officials said.

Apr 10, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

Full might of Indian state must confront Maoists: Jaitley

In backdrop of Naxal attack in Sukhma district of BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh, Arun Jaitley demanded that the "full might" of Indian state must be put in force to confront Maoists.

Mar 14, 2014, 00:29 AM IST

Maoist attack an attempt to "influence" LS polls: BJP

BJP on Tuesday termed the Naxal attack on security personnel in Chhattisgarh as an attempt to "influence" the Lok Sabha polls.

Mar 11, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Chhattisgarh Maoist attack leaves security establishment in a tizzy

Chhattisgarh Maoist attack has left the security establishment in a tizzy.

Mar 11, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Maoist attack: 1 BMP jawan body found from near blast site, toll goes up to 8

Body of a Bihar Military Police (BMP) jawan has been recovered from near the site of landmine blast triggered by Maoists taking the death toll to eight, a senior police officer said today.

Dec 04, 2013, 14:02 PM IST