Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 22:05
The final voter turnout in the polling for six Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal, including in the Maoist-affected Junglemahal area, stood at over 82 percent.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 23:04
Two persons, injured in a clash between villagers and security forces deployed in the Maoist-hit Purulia district two days ago, died in the Sadar Hospital here early on Monday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 08:18
The convoy of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tonight found itself going down a wrong route in the jungles of the former Maoist stronghold of West Midnapore district, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 17, 2013, 18:28
A prominent Maoist leader belonging to the Peoples Committee against Police Atrocities (PCPA) was on Saturday beaten to death by irate villagers in Jhargram police district of West Bengal.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 23, 2013, 13:17
A Maoist guerrilla involved in several cases of violence including the killing of a CPI-M leader was arrested from West Bengal`s Bankura district.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013, 21:02
A Maoist action squad member, wanted in several murder cases, was arrested from Belpahari area in West Midnapore district.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013, 12:27
Three alleged arms supplier, who used to sell arms and ammunition to Maoists in Jharkhand, were arrested here on Sunday, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 22:13
Security forces were on alert at West Bengal`s Jhargram and elsewhere one year after death of Maoist leader Koteswar Rao alias `Kishenji` in encounter at Jangalmahal area of West Midnapore with CRPF.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 28, 2012, 19:55
A Maoist leader was arrested and several challenger mines were seized on Sunday during raids by security forces in West Midnapore district, police said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 01, 2012, 09:59
Two CRPF jawans were seriously injured after being shot at by Maoists during a combing operation in the forests of West Midnapore district.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 23:15
The Calcutta High Court granted political prisoner status to seven Maoist leaders and those running front organisations for them in West Bengal.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 17, 2012, 16:05
In a prize catch, joint forces arrested top Maoist squad leader Bikram, who was wanted for a string of killings, including that of a CID inspector and two political leaders, from Purulia district.
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