With Lok Sabha polls around the corner, half a dozen Bihar politicians and some police officers are on the hit list of Maoists, police said Wednesday.
In view of Maoist threat to boycott polls in Chhattisgarh`s Bastar region, the villagers there have sought that the indelible ink should not be applied on fingers after they exercise their franchise.
Launch services in Balimela reservoir in Odisha`s Malkangiri district came to a halt on Wednesday due to threat from suspected Maoists.
Launch services in Balimela reservoir in Odisha`s Malkangiri district came to a halt on Thursday due to threat from suspected Maoists.
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram said West Bengal was "virtually free" from any such threat.
Subhas Gond, who was a close associate of the slain BJD MLA Jagabandhu Majhi, is contesting the bypoll scheduled to be held on November 30.
Security of two Bihar jails was tightened on Saturday after an intelligence report that Maoists may target the prisons to free their cadres, police said.
Jharkhand Speaker CP Singh
Tuesday said he had received a letter from the Maoists
warning him not pursue an application he had forwarded.
Engineers and officials today
stop to work at Power Grid Corporation of India`s proposed
sub-station at Matihani in Naxal hit Gaya district after
Maoists threatened them to stop work.
Train services in Maoist-hit West
Midnapore district were suspended Wednesday evening after the GRP
alerted the authorities that the ultras were targeting the
Mumbai-Howrah Duranto Express, South Eastern Railway sources
The mindset of the people of Bihar
requires to be changed and the democratic psyche improved to
counter the Maoist threat in the state, Chief Minister Nitish
Kumar on Tuesday said.
Residents of five villages who left their homes following Maoist threats today went on a dharna in K.balang town in Orissa`s Sundergarh district.
Day in Pics: 17th September
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