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Bijapur district

Chhattisgarh encounter: Bodies of Naxals flown to hospital; identification underway

According to the SP, the post-mortem examination will be conducted at the Bhadrachalam Area Hospital.

Mar 03, 2018, 11:36 AM IST

10 Maoists including top leaders killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh 's Bijapur

The encounter operation was conducted jointly by the Telangana and Chhattisgarh Police. The gunfight also left a jawan injured.

Mar 02, 2018, 11:13 AM IST

Indian trooper opens fire, kills four comrades

A paramilitary soldier has killed four of his comrades and injured another inside a camp in central India, an official said on Sunday.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

Maoist carrying Rs 3 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh

Warrants were since long pending against Sona in four Naxal-related incidents, including an attempt to murder, arson and loot

Oct 12, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

Six Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh

The police officer claimed that in their statements, all the ultras expressed disappointment over the hollow ideology of the outlawed Naxal movement and violence.

Jul 27, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

CAF jawan attempts suicide in Chhattisgarh

The CAF jawan is currently admitted in the district`s hospital for treatment.

Jun 25, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

In Karnataka, pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive for marrying Dalit

The incident occurred at Gundanakala village in Bijapur district.

Jun 06, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

CRPF launches massive anti-Naxal operations in Chhattisgarh, kills 20 ultras

According to CRPF, around 350 jawans are taking part in the operations. 

May 16, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

Two DRG personnel injured in Naxal encounter

Two personnel of the District Reserve Group (DRG) were on Sunday injured in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district.


May 14, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Shocking! AAP leader gets letter threatening to burn her alive

The AAP leader has accused IG SRP Kalluri of instigating Bastar residents for the threat letters, the online news portal reported.

Feb 05, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

Two jawans hurt in pressure bomb blast set off by Maoists

Two security personnel, one of them belonging to Central Reserve Police Force's specialised unit CoBRA, were injured in a pressure bomb blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on Tuesday, police said.

Nov 24, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Chhattisgarh police engages Maoist cadres in gun-battle

Security forces seized a huge cache of Maoist-related materials after a gun-battle with the insurgents in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district, a police official said here on Sunday.

Aug 23, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Seven Maoist cadres held in Chhattisgarh

Seven Maoist cadres were arrested from separate places in the insurgency-hit Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh, a police official said here on Monday.

Aug 10, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

Four naxals held in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

Four naxals were on Friday arrested during a joint search operation in the insurgency-hit Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh, police said.

Aug 07, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Maoists blow up bridge in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

Maoists on Tuesday blew up a bridge over a rivulet in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, severing the road link between the district headquarters town and the strategically important Sarkeguda village, police said.

Aug 04, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

Chhattisgarh CM condemns killing of policemen by Naxals

The killing of four policemen in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district is an "act of cowardice" and shows the frustration of Naxals over the action being taken by the administration against them, Chief Minister Raman Singh said here on Wednesday.

Jul 15, 2015, 11:42 AM IST

Chhattisgarh: Efforts on to trace 6 policemen abducted by Naxals

The Chhattisgarh Police is making hectic efforts to trace six police officials abducted by a group of armed Naxals from the insurgency-hit Bijapur district.

Jul 14, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Chhatisgarh: Two cops, Maoists killed in gunbattle in Bijapur

 Two policemen and as many Maoists were on Sunday killed in a gunbattle between security personnel and ultras in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district.

May 17, 2015, 12:20 PM IST

Two CRPF personnel injured in bomb blasts triggered by Naxals

Two CRPF personnel were on Friday injured in separate pressure bomb blasts triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said.

Mar 27, 2015, 14:54 PM IST

44 Naxals held in Chhattisgarh in two days

In a major combing operation, 44 Naxals have been arrested from different places in the insurgency-hit Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh over the past two days, police said on Wednesday.

Dec 31, 2014, 21:06 PM IST