IAF wants Naxal-hit states to spruce up infrastructure

The IAF has requested the government to ensure that states hit by Left Wing extremism spruce up their infrastructure to ensure safety and security of Air Force helicopters.

Ramesh-Mamata to visit Naxal-hit Jangalmahal

Pushing for development in Naxal
strongholds, Union Minister Jairam Ramesh will be visiting
Jangalmahal along with West Bengal CM Mamata
Banerjee.

Soon telecom towers in Naxal-hit districts: Ramesh

Government on Wednesday
decided to set up telecommunication towers by creating high
security zones in such areas.

‘Seal inter-state borders in naxal-hit area’

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman
Singh on Thursday suggested sealing of the inter-state borders
in the affected areas and deployment of Special Forces which
are properly armed there.

Naxal-hit states to supplement chopper fleet; plan big hiring

Five states hit by Naxal violence want to acquire additional fleet of helicopters for operation, planning to rope in private players to hire them as the government chopper fleet has "limited" flying hours and pilots.

Development plans in Maoist districts to be revised: Chidambaram

The govt will soon approve a financial aid of Rs 13,742 crore, for Naxal-hit districts.

100 civilian staff working in Naxal-hit areas withdrawn

The Government has withdrawn
nearly 100 civilian staff working in Naxal-hit areas of
Chhattisgarh after a deadly Maoist attack in the state last
month.

Naxal-hit states top list in shortfall of IPS officers

Even as `Operation Green Hunt` involving over 60,000 central security personnel is underway, Naxal affected states like West Bengal and Orissa top the list
having the highest shortfall of IPS officers.

Orphan children from naxal-hit Chhattisgarh arrive in Delhi

A group of 50 orphan children,
including nineteen girls today arrived in the national capital
for an educational tour from the Naxal affected districts of
Dantewada and Bijapur in Chhattisgarh.