Hold talks with Naxal-hit states, MPs tell govt

Members in the Lok Sabha on Friday expressed concern over the abduction of an Italian and an
Odisha MLA by Maoists and wanted the Centre to hold talks with
Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharasthra and other Naxal-hit
states.

400 police stations in Naxal-hit states cleared

With non-Congress chief ministers
opposing the proposed NCTC, the Home Ministry now seems to be
trying to reach out to them.

Four months on, naxal-hit states yet to have unified commands

Four months after the decision to set up Unified Commands in four naxal-affected states, the proposal is yet to take off even though the Centre has provided a panel of retired Major Generals to head these.

Nitish asks Centre to help Naxal-hit states

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
today appealed to the Centre that it should help states
"open-heartedly" to tackle the Maoist problem.

MHA asks Naxal-hit states to be pro-active against Maoists

In the wake of Dantewada massacre
of 76 security personnel, the Union Home Ministry tonight
decided to ask Naxal-affected states to take pro-active action
through their own forces and promised them all help in the
task.

Top brass of 4 Naxal-hit states hold strategy session

Ahead of Union Home Minister P
Chidambaram`s meeting with chief ministers of four Naxal-affected states next week, top bureaucrats of these states on Friday held a strategy session here on the roadmap for dealing with the menace.

Home Min convenes top officials’ meet of Naxal-hit states

In the backdrop of a multi-state
coordinated offensive against Naxalites, which has already
commenced in certain places, Home Ministry on Tuesday convened a
meeting of chief secretaries and police chiefs of nine states.

Joint meeting of adjoining Naxal-hit states on anvil

A joint meeting of four adjoining
states would be held soon to strike better coordination in
dealing with the Naxal menace.