Sukma

Security forces recover pressure improvised bomb in Sukma

The explosive, packed in a steel tiffin, was detected between Polampalli and Gorgunda villages along on Dornapal-Jagargunda road.

Sep 29, 2017, 18:22 PM IST

Three security personnel injured in Chhattisgarh

The security personnel was returning after a night patrol was undertaken by STF and Reserve Police men when Maoists lying in ambush near Paria forest area triggered the blast around 3 pm.

Aug 15, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
Sukma: Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces

Sukma: Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces

An exchange of fire took place near Sukma's Kista Ram village in Chhattisgarh between Maoists and a joint team of Special Task Force (STF) and District Reserve Guard (DRG).

Aug 13, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
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

Seven naxals arrested in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh

Naxals opened fire on police near Munga forest and tried to escape when police surrounded them. 

Jul 08, 2017, 22:05 PM IST

Watch: CRPF men destroy naxal camp in Sukma

Security forces has launched Operation Prahar against naxals and a video has been released by CRPF showing destruction of a naxal camp. Watch to know more.

Jun 29, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans

Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans

On 24 June, information began to be received that a heavy exchange of fire was on between Naxals and a combined party comprising of Special Task Force (STF) and District Reserve Guards (DRG) of Police in Tondamarka in Sukma.

 

Jun 25, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
Two STF men killed, 5 injured in gunfight with Maoists in Sukma

Two STF men killed, 5 injured in gunfight with Maoists in Sukma

A joint operation against the Maoists is ongoing in the state where police is claiming to have killed 15-20 Maoists. Nine Maoists have been arrested during the operations. 
 

Jun 24, 2017, 23:04 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
Fifteen naxalites killed in Sukma were PLGA members: CRPF

Fifteen naxalites killed in Sukma were PLGA members: CRPF

Fifteen Naxalites who were killed last month in anti-Naxal operation in Sukma were members of the People's Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), said Devendra Chouhan; Inspector General (IG), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), on Thursday.

Jun 08, 2017, 22:12 PM IST

CRPF has recruited 743 youths from Bastar region to fight Naxals

The 'Bastariya' battalion in CRPF is a unique initiative to enhance local representation in security forces and also provide employment to youths.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

CRPF recruits 743 youths from Bastar region to fight Naxals

The 'Bastariya' battalion in CRPF is a unique initiative to enhance local representation in security forces and also provide employment to youths, the official said.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:38 PM IST
Sukma attackers among 13 Maoists arrested in Chhattisgarh

Sukma attackers among 13 Maoists arrested in Chhattisgarh

Thirteen Maoists, including some involved in the April massacre of CRPF troopers, were arrested on Thursday.

Jun 01, 2017, 23:47 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: 13 Naxals arrested in Sukma

At least 13 Naxals were arrested by security forces from Chintalnar and Chintagufa areas, in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh on Thursday.

Jun 01, 2017, 20:38 PM IST
Maoists distribute pamphlets, warn Akshay Kumar, Saina Nehwal for helping families of martyrs

Maoists distribute pamphlets, warn Akshay Kumar, Saina Nehwal for helping families of martyrs

Maoists have warned Bollywood star Akshay Kumar and ace badminton player Saina Nehwal.

May 29, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
Sukma attack avenged: Around 15 Naxals killed in multiple encounters in Chhattisgarh's ​Bijapur - Watch

Sukma attack avenged: Around 15 Naxals killed in multiple encounters in Chhattisgarh's ​Bijapur - Watch

A joint team of CRPF, CoBRA, Special Task Force and District Reserve Group carried out the operation.

May 17, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

After Sukma, emphasis on better counter-attack training for troopers

A total of 3,136 people -- including civilians, security personnel and police informers -- were killed in 7,781 incidents of Maoist-related violence between January 2011 and April 15, 2017, in the 10 states.

May 12, 2017, 13:22 PM IST
This family lost its son in Sukma, got compensation, but the cheque bounced!

This family lost its son in Sukma, got compensation, but the cheque bounced!

The BJP has alleged that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar lacks compassion. 

May 10, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
CoBRA commandos to 'defang' Maoists in the jungles of Sukma

CoBRA commandos to 'defang' Maoists in the jungles of Sukma

The CoBRA (Commando Battalion for Resolute Action) are masters of guerrilla warfare. 

May 09, 2017, 11:33 AM IST
Naxal problem can't be solved through 'silver bullets': Rajnath Singh

Naxal problem can't be solved through 'silver bullets': Rajnath Singh

 'Unity of purpose and Unity of action needed to take on Naxals'

May 08, 2017, 11:44 AM IST