Naxal

Go join Naxals, so government can shoot you: Hansraj Ahir to doctors absent from hospital event

Go join Naxals, so government can shoot you: Hansraj Ahir to doctors absent from hospital event

Furious over the absence of doctors from a function in a government hospital, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir on Monday suggested that the doctors should join the Naxals, so that the government can shoot them down.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
DRG jawan injured in Naxals attack on police camp in Chhattisgarh

DRG jawan injured in Naxals attack on police camp in Chhattisgarh

A jawan of the District Reserve Guard (DRG) was today injured when Naxals fired at a newly set up police camp at a forest in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon district, an official said.

Dec 06, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
7 Naxals killed in encounter

7 Naxals killed in encounter

Seven Maoists, including five women, were gunned down in an encounter with the police in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district this morning, an official said.

Dec 06, 2017, 12:35 PM IST
Did demonetisation hurt Maoists? Anti-Naxal forces may have the answer

Did demonetisation hurt Maoists? Anti-Naxal forces may have the answer

Maoist activities in Chhattisgarh continued even after the scrapping of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.

Nov 23, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Woman Naxal carrying Rs 5 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh

Woman Naxal carrying Rs 5 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh

She was wanted in 22 Naxal-related incidents, including attacks on police parties and triggering blasts, in Koyalibeda area, the official said.

Sep 24, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Govt to strengthen education in backward, Naxal areas: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Friday said that the government is working to strengthen education in the backward and the Naxal-hit areas of the state.

Sep 15, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
CCTV shows man firing at Gauri Lankesh; brother wants Naxal, extremist angles probed

CCTV shows man firing at Gauri Lankesh; brother wants Naxal, extremist angles probed

CCTV footage of Gauri Lankesh's murder shows a man, wearing a helmet, walking up to her and firing three shots. Immediately after, Lankesh tried to run inside her house but collapsed.

Sep 07, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
Bihar: Naxals hijack train in Lakhisarai, abduct railway guard

Bihar: Naxals hijack train in Lakhisarai, abduct railway guard

Danapur Durg Express (Train no-13288) was captured near Jamui's Shahid Jitendra Halt, disrupting railway operations

Aug 03, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Police jawan killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

A police jawan was killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said today.

Jun 22, 2017, 14:59 PM IST
At least four Naxal fighters killed in Chhattisgarh encounter

At least four Naxal fighters killed in Chhattisgarh encounter

The anti-insurgency operation was carried out by a joint team of BSF and the Special Task Force of Chhattisgarh Police.

Jun 19, 2017, 20:41 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

Chhattisgarh: Two security personnel injured in Bijapur encounter, search ops on

At least two District Reserve Group (DRG) personnel were injured after an encounter broke out between security forces and Naxals in Bijapur on Sunday.

May 14, 2017, 14:30 PM 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

Tribal family of Naxalbari who hosted Amit Shah joins Trinamool Congress

In an embarrassment to the BJP in West Bengal, the tribal family of Naxalbari who had hosted BJP national president Amit Shah during his visit to north Bengal last week.

May 03, 2017, 17:37 PM IST
RR Bhatnagar takes charge as new CRPF DG

RR Bhatnagar takes charge as new CRPF DG

The CRPF is the country's largest paramilitary force and is deployed as the lead force for conducting anti-Naxal operations and to render a variety of roles in the internal security domain. 

Apr 28, 2017, 13:10 PM IST

Govt plans to get foliage penetration radar for Naxal areas

The Centre plans to procure advanced aerial surveillance equipment, including foliage penetration radar, to monitor the activities of Naxals who operate in thick forests in Chhattisgarh and other areas, in the wake of the killing of 25 CRPF men.

Apr 26, 2017, 20:58 PM IST

Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar, 1983 batch IPS, appointed new DG CRPF

25 CRPF jawans were killed in a deadly Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Monday.

Apr 26, 2017, 18:55 PM IST

Sukma naxal attack: President observes two-minute silence

President Pranab Mukherjee today observed two-minute silence to pay respect to the 25 CRPF personnel who lost their lives in the Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:42 PM IST
We'll kill 50 Maoists to take revenge of Sukma attack, says CRPF survivor Mahendra Kumar

We'll kill 50 Maoists to take revenge of Sukma attack, says CRPF survivor Mahendra Kumar

A CRPF trooper who survived the massacre of 25 colleagues by Maoists in Chhattisgarh said on Tuesday that 50 insurgents would be killed in revenge.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Sukma attack: Uddhav Thackeray takes a jibe at PM Narendra Modi, says claim of hitting Naxalism through demonetisation has fallen flat

Sukma attack: Uddhav Thackeray takes a jibe at PM Narendra Modi, says claim of hitting Naxalism through demonetisation has fallen flat

In one of the deadliest attacks, 300 to 400 heavily-armed Maoists, women included, ambushed a CRPF contingent in a forested patch in Chhattisgarh on Monday, killing 25 troopers.
 

Apr 25, 2017, 14:54 PM IST