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CRPF jawans form human chain to assist people in flood-hit Chhattisgarh's Sukma

CRPF jawans form human chain to assist people in flood-hit Chhattisgarh's Sukma

A team of the second battalion of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans on Thursday formed a human chain to help people navigate across a bridge, which got flooded due to overflowing of Malger

Aug 16, 2019, 08:54 AM IST
When a policeman came face-to-face with Naxal sister during encounter in Sukma

When a policeman came face-to-face with Naxal sister during encounter in Sukma

It was a rare sight when a policeman in Chhattisgarh came face to face with his sister, who is a Naxal, during an encounter. The incident occurred in Sukma area of Chhattisgarh the police were

Aug 13, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Chhattisgarh: Naxals detonate IED, open fire at security forces in Narayanpur

Chhattisgarh: Naxals detonate IED, open fire at security forces in Narayanpur

No jawan was injured in the incident, said police. 

Aug 12, 2019, 20:17 PM IST
Seven Naxals killed in encounter near Rajnandgaon in Chhattisgarh

Seven Naxals killed in encounter near Rajnandgaon in Chhattisgarh

Several arms and ammunition were recovered by the security personnel.

Aug 03, 2019, 11:57 AM IST
CRPF jawan martryered in IED Blast in Chhattisgarh's Bodli

CRPF jawan martryered in IED Blast in Chhattisgarh's Bodli

The martyred CRPF personnel has been identified as Roshan Kumar, a resident of Bihar's Nawada.  

Jul 31, 2019, 08:58 AM IST
 High spirited lessons: Drunk Chhattisgarh teacher caught on camera

High spirited lessons: Drunk Chhattisgarh teacher caught on camera

A video caught a school teacher, allegedly in an inebriated state, sleeping on his desk despite the classroom being full of young children. The video has gone viral on social media.

Jul 28, 2019, 23:39 PM IST
Major attack on security forces averted in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

Major attack on security forces averted in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

A major Naxal attack on security forces was averted on Sunday thanks to the alertness of local administration in Raynar Batumpara area of Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh.

Jul 28, 2019, 17:17 PM IST
7 Naxals killed by Chhattisgarh police in Bastar district

7 Naxals killed by Chhattisgarh police in Bastar district

The incident took place in Tiriya area of the district. Several arms and ammunition were recovered from the Naxals, including one INSAS Rifle, four 303 Rifle and other weapons.

Jul 27, 2019, 23:03 PM IST
Soon, a cafe in Chhattisgarh will provide food in exchange for plastic waste

Soon, a cafe in Chhattisgarh will provide food in exchange for plastic waste

Ambikapur Municipal Corporation (AMC) is all set to open a first-of-its-kind 'Garbage Cafe', which will give free food to poor people and rag pickers in exchange for one kilogram of plastic. 

Jul 24, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Ex-Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh admitted to Gurugram hospital after chest pain

Ex-Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh admitted to Gurugram hospital after chest pain

Former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister and BJP leader Raman Singh has been admitted to a hospital in Gurugram, Haryana after he complained of chest pain.

Jul 24, 2019, 09:54 AM IST
Chhattisgarh: 4 Naxals killed in encounter with police in Dhamtari, 7 weapons recovered

Chhattisgarh: 4 Naxals killed in encounter with police in Dhamtari, 7 weapons recovered

The Inspector General (IG) of the Raipur range, Anand Chabra, also stated that the encounter has ended. 

Jul 06, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel tears up while handing over state Congress president post

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel tears up while handing over state Congress president post

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel`s eyes were filled with tears while speaking at the event organised for passing the post of President of Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee (CPCC) to Mohan Markam

Jun 30, 2019, 12:21 PM IST
3 CRPF jawans killed in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur

3 CRPF jawans killed in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur

While one CRPF jawan was killed at the site of the encounter, the other succumbed to his injuries later.

Jun 28, 2019, 12:40 PM IST
Samajwadi Party leader killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

Samajwadi Party leader killed by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

The SP leader was kidnapped late on Tuesday evening and was hacked to death using sharp weapons in the morning.

Jun 19, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Chhattisgarh cops learn 'Gondi' dialect to counter Naxalism

Chhattisgarh cops learn 'Gondi' dialect to counter Naxalism

A dictionary for 'Gondi to Hindi' and 'Hindi to Gondi' translation is also being developed for the police.

Jun 18, 2019, 11:21 AM IST
26 children rescued from biscuit factory in Raipur

26 children rescued from biscuit factory in Raipur

Employment of a Child is prohibited in any field including domestic help. It is a cognizable criminal offence to employ a Child for any work.  

Jun 15, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Chhattisgarh villagers dig pit in riverbed to quench their thirst

Chhattisgarh villagers dig pit in riverbed to quench their thirst

Villagers of Khadgawan ward in Chhattisgarh's Koriya district walk up to 2 km and dig a pit in a dried up riverbed in a self-help initiative to quench their thirst because several water bodies have

Jun 14, 2019, 14:43 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 2 Naxals killed in Kanker encounter

Chhattisgarh: 2 Naxals killed in Kanker encounter

Two Naxals were killed in an exchange of fire with the District Reserve Guard (DRG) in Malepara here last night, DIG, Anti-Naxal Operations, P Sundarraj said on Friday.

Jun 14, 2019, 10:06 AM IST
Bhima Mandavi killing: Probe leads to confrontation between Centre, Chhattisgarh

Bhima Mandavi killing: Probe leads to confrontation between Centre, Chhattisgarh

Mandavi and some police personnel were killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack on their vehicle near Shyamgiri village in Dantewada on April 9.

Jun 04, 2019, 08:40 AM IST
Top Naxalite, involved in BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi's killing, gunned down in Dantewada encounter

Top Naxalite, involved in BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi's killing, gunned down in Dantewada encounter

The wanted Naxalite was killed in the jungles of Hiroli under Kirandul police station area 

May 26, 2019, 20:58 PM IST