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Naxal Menace

Centre-State synergy imperative to wipe out Naxal menace from country: Amit Shah

Addressing the review meeting on Left Wing Extremism (LWE) at New Delhi on Monday, Shah elaborated the multidimensional strategy followed by the centre in this regard which includes use of advanced technology, sharing intelligence, raising of 66 Indian Reserve Battalions (IRBs) by the centre etc.

Aug 27, 2019, 07:55 AM IST

Home Minister Amit Shah to chair meeting of Chief Ministers on Naxal menace on Monday

The chief ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal are expected to attend the meeting.

Aug 26, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

Maoists ranked fourth dreaded terror outfit after Taliban, Islamic State, Boko Haram

In a major cause of concern for the Indian authorities, a US-sponsored study has now claimed that the banned CPI-Maoists are the fourth dreaded terrorist outfit in the world after Taliban, Islamic State and Boko Haram.

Sep 16, 2016, 13:27 PM IST

Woman among four Naxals held in Chhattisgarh

Four Naxals, including a woman, were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Kanker district on Tuesday.

Nov 24, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Hope C'garh will get rid of Naxal menace in few months: Guv

Chhattisgarh Governor Balramji Das Tandon on Saturday exuded confidence that with better Centre-state efforts, the state would soon get rid of the Naxalism menace which it has been fighting for past three decades.

Nov 02, 2014, 06:09 AM IST

Several alerts on Naxal movement preceded Sukma ambush: Sources

Preliminary probe into yesterday`s Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Sukma district has indicated involvement of its Darbha unit leader Surendra, sources in Chhattisgarh Police said tonight.

Mar 12, 2014, 23:42 PM IST

We stand shoulder to shoulder with people of Chhattisgarh: Modi

Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday took to twitter to condemn the Maoist attack on security forces in Chhattisgarh, which has left 16 people dead including one civilian.

Mar 12, 2014, 00:16 AM IST

Naxal activities on the decline in AP: Police

The number of Maoist-related incidents in Andhra Pradesh has seen a gradual decline over the past five years from 50 offences registered in 2009 to 23 so far this year, according to police.

Dec 25, 2013, 15:15 PM IST

Naxalite problem in Chhattisgarh under control: DGP

Chhattisgarh`s new Director General of Police (DGP) on Sunday said the law and order situation in his State has improved and the Naxalite problem was very much under control.

Dec 09, 2012, 12:45 PM IST

Bijapur Naxal encounter: MHA calls meet on July 13

The Home Ministry on Thursday called for a high-level meeting of nine-Naxal affected states on July 13 to deal with the issue.

Jul 05, 2012, 16:20 PM IST

‘National policy needed to deal hostage crises’

In the wake of the 12-day hostage crises that ended after the release of Sukma Collector Alex Paul Menon, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh here Friday sought a national policy to deal with such situations.

May 04, 2012, 15:39 PM IST

‘Helping Naxal-hit districts top priority`

Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh has said that providing all facilities to Naxal-infested districts in the state is on the topmost agenda of his government.

Jan 17, 2012, 14:55 PM IST

BJP asks Centre to implement plan to tackle Naxal menace

BJP on Monday welcomed the unconditional release of three abducted Bihar policemen and asked the Centre to implement the integrated plan to tackle the Naxal menace.

Sep 06, 2010, 16:16 PM IST

Firmly tackle Naxal menace: BJP to Govt

Increasing Naxal attacks
on security forces is a national problem that has to be dealt
with urgently and sternly, BJP general secretary Dharmendra
Pradhan said here on Saturday.

Apr 10, 2010, 22:19 PM IST

Naxal menace: Centre tells states to be ready with infrastructure

The Centre has directed Naxal-hit
states to get ready with infrastructure and logistics for an
all out battle against the Maoists which may take years.

Sep 17, 2009, 20:04 PM IST