Nand Kumar Patel

Congress`s `Kalash Yatra` begins in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh unit of Congress, which lost its chief Nand Kumar Patel and a few other leaders in the deadly Naxal attack in Bastar area on May 25, on Thursday started its `Kalash Yatra`, meant to pay tribute to the slain leaders.

Jul 04, 2013, 21:20 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

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 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

Final rites of Nand Kumar Patel, son performed

The final rites of Chhattisgarh Congress chief Nand Kumar Patel and his son Dinesh, who were killed in the Naxal attack on Saturday, were performed with state honours at their native village Nandeli in Raigarh district today.

May 27, 2013, 15:23 PM 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

Narendra Modi calls for zero tolerance policy toward Naxalism

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has termed the Naxal attack on Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh as gruesome, and said that the government needed to adopt a zero tolerance policy towards terrorism and Naxalism.

May 26, 2013, 10:47 AM IST

Naxal attack in Chattisgarh: We are with victims’ families, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi reached Raipur on Sunday and met former union minister VC Shukla and other party workers who were injured in the attack.

May 26, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

Naxal attack: Chhattisgarh Congress chief, son found dead, death toll 27

Chhattisgarh Congress Committee chief Nand Kumar Patel, who was allegedly kidnapped by the Naxals, was found dead in a jungle near Darba Gati Valley near Jagdalpur on Sunday.

May 26, 2013, 08:32 AM IST

Chhattisgarh attack: Naxals urged to free Congress leader

Senior Congress leader Nand Kumar Patel has been abducted by Maoists in Chhattisgarh`s Jagdalpur district.

May 25, 2013, 23:22 PM IST