CRPF constable shoots himself to death in Dantewada district


Raipur: A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) constable allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service weapon at the paramilitary's camp in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district on Sunday, the police said.

Three Cobra jawans injured in encounter with Naxals

Three Cobra jawans were on Wednesday injured in a gun-battle between paramilitary forces and Maoists in Chhattisgarh`s insurgency-hit Dantewada district.

Naxal held, tiffin bomb seized in Chattisgarh

A naxal who was the part of a Maoist squad allegedly planning to ambush security personnel in Dantewada district, was arrested today and a tiffin bomb recovered from his possession, police said.

Six policemen killed in Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada

In a tragic incident, six policemen were killed in Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district on Friday.

NHRC seeks report on teachers beating students in Chhattisgarh

NHRC sought a report from the Chhattisgarh government over the alleged incident of teachers beating and rusticating some government school children.

Naxals torch NMDC conveyor belt, mining operations stalled

Naxals allegedly set on fire a conveyor belt of National Mineral Development Corporation in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district.

CRPF cop wins gallantry award for daring act in Dantewada

A CRPF constable has been awarded posthumously for displaying exemplary courage while trying to save his wounded colleagues in a daring Naxal attack.

Chhattisgarh: Naxal killed in encounter with CRPF

A Naxal, allegedly involved in several murder cases, was killed in an encounter with CRPF jawans in Dantewada district, police said on Monday.

Dantewada court acquits all 13 accused in Maoist attack case

A Dantewada district court on Tuesday acquitted all the 13 accused due to lack of evidence in a Maoist attack case in 2010.

Dantewada Maoist attack case: CRPF to appeal against acquittal

CRPF has decided to contest the acquittal of 10 arrested accused in the 2010 Tadmetla Maoist attack case in which 76 security personnel were killed.

All 10 accused in 2010 Dantewada massacre case acquitted

A court on Monday acquitted all the 10 arrested accused in the 2010 Tadmetla Maoist attack case, in which 76 security personnel were killed.

Congress slams BJP govt in Chhattisgarh over Naxal attack on Karma

Condemning the Naxal attack on former Leader of Opposition in Chhattisgarh Assembly Mahendra Karma, Congress on Saturday said the ruling BJP government had no presence and hold in the Bastar region.

Naxalites blow up rail track in Chhattisgarh

Suspected Naxalites blew up portion of a railway track on Kirandul- Visakhapatnam section here, affecting transportation of iron ore from the mines in Chhattisgarh, police said on Monday.

Combing operation intensified post Naxal attack

A day after six CISF jawans and a civilian driver were killed in the Naxal attack in Dantewada district police on Monday intensified combing operation.

Maoists kidnap station master, free him unharmed

Maoists on Monday kidnapped the Bhansi railway station master in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district.

Naxal attack: CRPF personnel killed, two injured

A CRPF personnel was killed and two others injured in an ambush by Naxalites at Dantewada district on Sunday, police said.

Maoist shutdown hits NMDC iron ore transportation

NMDC Ltd has several mines at Bailadila in insurgency-riddled Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh where it produces more than 75 percent of its total annual iron ore output.

Maoists set six iron ore laden trucks on fire

Armed Maoists set on fire at least six trucks loaded with iron ore in Chhattisgarh`s violence-hit Dantewada district early Saturday, police said.

Police team return after fire exchange with Maoists at C’garh

The police team which was engaged in an encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district returned on Thursday safely.