Was Sukma Collector freed as part of swap deal?

Sukma Collector Alex Paul Menon has been released unharmed by Maoists but there are many unanswered questions, especially on the conditions on which his release was secured.

Woman Naxal, whom Maoists wanted freed, applies for bail

Meena Chaudhary and Malati were among 17 persons whose release was demanded by Maoists for freeing Sukma Collector Alex paul Menon.

‘Commitments made to Maoists should be honoured’

Former Madhya Pradesh chief secretary Nirmala Buch is one of the two mediators appointed by the Chhattisgarh government for negotiating Sukma Collector release.

Family, friends rejoice Menon`s release

An overjoyed Varadhas, who shared sweets with family and friends soon after hearing the news, said he had spent sleepless nights.

Chhattisgarh: Maoists to release Sukma collector

A Chhattisgarh government chopper this morning left Raipur for Tarmetla, where Maoist guerrillas are expected to release Alex Paul Menon.

Sukma collector to be released on May 03

Barring any last minute hitch, Sukma Collector Alex Paul Menon, who has been held hostage by Maoists for 11 days, will be freed on Thursday.

Agreement on collector ‘historic’: Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh on Monday termed as "historic" the agreement reached between the state government and the Maoist-nominated mediators.

Sukma DM to be freed in 48 hours: Interlocutors

Chhattisgarh government-appointed mediators said that the Sukma collector Alex Paul Menon, abducted by Maoists, would be freed in 48 hours.

DM abduction: Interlocutors travel to Maoist den

Armed Maoists received both of their interlocutors, bearing the Chhattisgarh govt`s response to their demands for release of abducted Sukma district collector Alex Paul Menon.

C`garh hostage crisis: Hopes pinned on mediators

The Centre and Chattisgarh government on Tuesday pinned hopes on the mediators of the state and Maoists to end the four-day hostage crisis.

C’garh Collector abduction: Bhushan won’t mediate

Prashant Bhushan, a member of Team Anna, reportedly said that he cannot mediate in such kind of problems.