Chhattisgarh News

I-T raid at residence of CM Bhupesh Baghel's aide in Chhattisgarh's Durg

I-T raid at residence of CM Bhupesh Baghel's aide in Chhattisgarh's Durg

The agency had also raided the Bhilai residence of Chaurasia last week. 

Mar 03, 2020, 14:39 PM IST
Naxal gunned down in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

Naxal gunned down in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

The gunfight took place between Naxals and a team of the District Reserve Guard at 4:30 pm in the jungles under Polampalli police station limits.

Feb 15, 2020, 19:47 PM IST
Naxal involved in blast that killed 7 CRPF men held in Dantewada

Naxal involved in blast that killed 7 CRPF men held in Dantewada

Madvi Gango (29), head of the Maoists' Dandakaranya Adivasi Kisaan Majdoor Sangthan was held from Jiakodta village under Kuakonda police station limits.

Feb 15, 2020, 17:16 PM IST
2 jawans killed, 6 injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

2 jawans killed, 6 injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

The slain jawans are Vikash Kumar and Purnanand Sahu. The earlier reports said that two jawans were injured. The number later rose to six.

Feb 10, 2020, 23:59 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi performs tribal dance with Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel - WATCH

Rahul Gandhi performs tribal dance with Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel - WATCH

Rahul Gandhi also kicked-off National Tribal Dance Festival in Chhattisgarh on Friday.

Dec 27, 2019, 16:49 PM IST
Firing by ITBP jawan leaves 6 dead, 2 injured in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

Firing by ITBP jawan leaves 6 dead, 2 injured in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

The jawan who opened fire shot himself after shooting the others. He opened fire following a dispute among themselves. 

Dec 04, 2019, 11:51 AM IST
Dreaded Naxalite Sumitra Punem, who was involved in 2013 attack on Congress leaders, arrested in Chhattisgarh

Dreaded Naxalite Sumitra Punem, who was involved in 2013 attack on Congress leaders, arrested in Chhattisgarh

Sumitra Punem, a dreaded Naxalite who was involved in an attack on Congress party leaders in Chhattisgarh's Darbha Valley on May 25,  2013, was arrested by the NIA. 

Nov 29, 2019, 20:18 PM IST
Chhattisgarh urban body elections to be held on December 21

Chhattisgarh urban body elections to be held on December 21

Chhattisgarh Election Commissioner, Thakur Ram Singh, informed that the last date for candidates to withdraw their nomination papers is December 9. 

Nov 25, 2019, 17:11 PM IST
Naxals torch 9 vehicles in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

Naxals torch 9 vehicles in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

Naxals on Sunday torched nine vehicles, including six dumpers and a JCB at the SP-3 plant area in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada area on Sunday.

Nov 24, 2019, 19:29 PM IST
Naxals set ablaze six vehicles in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

Naxals set ablaze six vehicles in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

According to SP Mohit Garg, the vehicles were being used for the construction of roads in the area.

Nov 24, 2019, 18:08 PM IST
Senior Chhattisgarh BJP leader Banshilal Mahto dies at 79

Senior Chhattisgarh BJP leader Banshilal Mahto dies at 79

The 79-year-old leader was suffering from a liver-related ailment.

Nov 24, 2019, 08:18 AM IST
Aviation ministry to connect Bilaspur and Ambikapur airports through Udan 4.0

Aviation ministry to connect Bilaspur and Ambikapur airports through Udan 4.0

Minister of State(I/C)  for Civil Aviation Hardeep S Puri, discussed this matter in a review meeting of Udan and informed that the ministry is committed to connecting these airports at the earliest

Nov 20, 2019, 22:13 PM IST
CRPF jawan martyred in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

CRPF jawan martyred in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

The CRPF jawan - Kanta Prasad - was seriously injured in the counter-attack by Naxals and later succumbed to his injuries during treatment.

Nov 07, 2019, 08:45 AM IST
Chhattisgarh's Chitrakot records higher voter turnout amid peaceful polling

Chhattisgarh's Chitrakot records higher voter turnout amid peaceful polling

Election Commission had set up 229 polling booths and deployed about 4,500 extra troopers to allow 167,911 electors including 88,626 women to exercise their franchise to seal the fate of six

Oct 21, 2019, 19:24 PM IST
Three civilians killed as Naxals blow up diesel tanker in Chhattisgarh

Three civilians killed as Naxals blow up diesel tanker in Chhattisgarh

In the wake of this incident, the SP of Kanker has also reached the spot. As a precaution, the road connecting Bhanupratappur and Narayan Pur has been closed for a few hours and search of the troops

Sep 24, 2019, 13:51 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: No relief expected from humid weather till Thursday

Chhattisgarh: No relief expected from humid weather till Thursday

Light to moderate rainfall is expected to lash the state in the next 48 hours in Raipur and adjoining areas.

Sep 24, 2019, 10:06 AM IST
Congress candidate Devati Karma vs BJP's Ojasvi Mandavi in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada Assembly bye-election

Congress candidate Devati Karma vs BJP's Ojasvi Mandavi in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada Assembly bye-election

The Dantewada Assembly bye-election in Chhattisgarh is scheduled to take place on Monday (September 23), along with three other seats in Kerala, Tripura and Uttar Pradesh each. The number and name of

Sep 19, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Former Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi’s son Amit Jogi arrested over citizenship row

Former Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi’s son Amit Jogi arrested over citizenship row

Amit Jogi has been accused of furnishing false information with regard to his citizenship.

Sep 03, 2019, 11:54 AM IST
Rains continue lashing Gujarat, Rajasthan, and Chhattisgarh

Rains continue lashing Gujarat, Rajasthan, and Chhattisgarh

Heavy rains continued to lash several parts of western and northern India on Thursday. The India Meteorological Department has predicted heavy to moderate showers in the states of Rajasthan,

Aug 29, 2019, 13:23 PM IST
Five Maoists killed, two jawans injured in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

Five Maoists killed, two jawans injured in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

Two DRG Chhattisgarh Police personnel sustained bullet injuries during the encounter.

Aug 24, 2019, 12:00 PM IST