Bihar launches ops as Maoists shift base due Jharkhand polls

Bihar Police has launched anti-Naxal operation amid intelligence inputs that Maoists from Jharkhand were shifting base to the state to escape the security dragnet in the wake of impending state assembly polls there.

Two top Maoists arrested in Bihar

Jamui: In a joint operation with CRPF, Bihar Police today arrested two Maoists in Jamui district of Bihar.

Chhattisgarh anti-Naxal operation: CRPF suspends 17 men for inaction

In a strict disciplinary action, the CRPF has suspended 17 of its troopers, including four junior officers, for "inaction" after an inquiry found that they deserted their martyred colleagues during a deadly Naxal ambush earlier this year in Chhattisgarh which claimed 16 lives alongwith a civilian.

Jharkhand Police's initiative against Naxals successful: DGP

The "stringent steps" taken by the Jharkhand Police against naxal activities have yielded results, with the state recording 35 per cent decrease in naxal-related incidents this year compared to the previous years, Director General of Police Rajeev Kumar said on Sunday.

`More intensified anti-Maoist operations required in Odisha`

Though the state police got some success in their operation against the Maoists recently, Director General of Police Sanjeev Marik on Thursday said more intensified anti-Maoist operations were required.

Will be happy to see Sabyasachi Panda hanged: Slain cops` wives

The arrest of Odisha`s top maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda has brought cheers to the families of personnel who laid their lives while fighting red rebels in different parts of the state.

Rs 50-cr central funds disbursed in 4 naxal-hit Maha districts

Maharashtra has received Rs 50 crore out of the total Rs 120 crore additional central assistance extended to four Naxal infested districts of Gadchiroli, Gondia, Chandrapur and Bhandara for year 2013-2014 and 2014-15.

Five suspected Naxalites held in Bihar

Security forces today apprehended five suspected Naxalite cadres along with arms from East Champaran district of Bihar.

Anti-Naxal ops: BSF to get two new choppers

The BSF air wing will get two new advanced military helicopters by this year-end for aiding security forces in anti-Naxal operations.

Six Maoists surrender in Odisha

Six Maoists, involved in several Naxal operations, surrendered before the police in Odisha`s Malkangiri district Monday "due to disillusionment with rebel activities."

Centre reviews ongoing operations against Maoists

Centre on Thursday reviewed ongoing operations against Maoists with district SPs and commandants of paramilitary forces, engaged in anti-Naxal operations.

Three suspected Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

Three suspected Naxals including a woman were arrested Wednesday in the Maoist-hit Bijapur district of south Chhattisgarh, police said.

Combing operations for Maoists in Guntur resume

Police Wenesday resumed combing operations to track Maoists in Guntur district of the state after a gap of more than five years.

All-out anti-Naxal operation offing in Chhattisgarh

An all-out anti-Naxal operation involving specialised forces like CoBRA and Andhra Pradesh`s Greyhounds will begin soon in jungles in Chhattisgarh.

Maoists kill one, injure another in attack on Bihar

A man was killed and another injured when a group of 40-50 armed Maoists attacked Chandpur village in Bihar`s Naxal-hit Aurangabad district.

Abandoning of cop: CoI ordered by IAF

A Court of Inquiry (CoI) has been ordered by the IAF into the conduct of its personnel who are accused of abandoning an injured policeman in Chhattisgarh during an anti-Naxal operation.

Chhattisgarh chopper attack: Abandoning of injured cop; MHA asks Def Min to take action

The Home Ministry has asked the Defence Ministry to take action against IAF men who had abandoned an injured policeman and an armed helicopter in Chhattisgarh, saying the incident was extremely disturbing.

Explosives seized in Odisha

BSF personnel engaged in anti-Maoist operation in Odisha`s Koraput district have seized explosives, police said here Tuesday.

Anti-Naxal operation: First NTRO station activated in Maoist hotbed

The country`s specialised snoop department, NTRO has set up its first base in a naxal hotbed in Chhattisgarh to monitor the movement of armed Maoist cadres and fly UAVs to help security forces to track them.

SPOs are not used in anti-naxal operation in Odisha: Govt

Odisha government made it clear that Special Police Officers appointed by it are not being used in anti-Naxal operational duties.