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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

Naxals imparting military training to children in Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh: Ministry of Home Affairs

G Kishan Reddy said that a National Policy and Action Plan was formulated by the Central government in January 2015 to tackle the Naxal menace in a holistic manner.

Jul 02, 2019, 17:10 PM IST

I have achieved most of the targets working as Home Minister: Rajnath Singh

I have achieved most of the targets working as Home Minister. We have successfully tackled the Naxal menace. Naxalism has been contained in 130 districts. The moral of our security forces have been strengthened. The situation will change for the better, says Rajnath Singh.

Mar 29, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Raman Singh government has made Chhattisgarh almost free from Naxalism: Amit Shah

Targeting the opposition Congress, he said a party that felt Naxalism was a medium for revolution could not do any good for Chhattisgarh.

Nov 10, 2018, 13:14 PM IST

Naxalism will be fully eliminated from India in 3 years: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh addressed the 26th anniversary of the RAF on Sunday.

Oct 07, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

In coming days, Naxalism will end: Ram Madhav

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national general secretary Ram Madhav on Thursday said that activists, who support Naxals, are now scared of going to jail. He added that Naxalism will soon end in India.

Aug 31, 2018, 08:28 AM IST

Naxals being trained in triggering blasts using remote mines, plan to target politicians

The Border Security Force has warned the Union Home Ministry that the Naxals are training operatives about using remote mines to target security forces. They are training to use remote locks used in cars and bikes to carry out attacks.

Jul 25, 2018, 14:11 PM IST

Dreaded Naxal gunned down by police during encounter in Chhattisgarh

The killed Naxal was identified as Soyam Kama, the Konta area committee member of Maoists.

May 03, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

Naxalism will be wiped out from India: Rajnath Singh

At least 14 naxals were killed on Sunday in an encounter with the police in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district.

Apr 23, 2018, 00:49 AM IST

No space for cow vigilantism: Chhattisgarh CM

"There is no history of riots in Chhattisgarh. Votes are never cast on the basis of caste and religion,”he said.

Dec 01, 2017, 21:41 PM IST

Northeast's insurgency reduced by 75 per cent with NIA's efficiency: Union Minister Rajnath Singh

He added that the way NIA probes the matter is tremendous as the conviction rate goes up to 95 per cent.

Aug 20, 2017, 13:58 PM IST

Kashmir issue, naxalism and terrorism will be solved by 2022: Rajnath Singh

Addressing 'Sankalp se Siddhi - New India Movement (2017-2022) Naye Bharat kaa nirmaan', here on Friday Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that solution to the Kashmir problem, terrorism, naxalism, northeast insurgency will be found before 2022. 

Aug 19, 2017, 06:32 AM IST

Violence declined, Naxal killing increased in 3 years: Govt

Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government took charge at the Centre in May 2014. 

Jul 19, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

Tackling Red terror: Rajnath Singh to hold strategy meet with CMs of Naxal-hit states today

In the aftermath of he deadly Naxal attack on CRPF jawans in the Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will on Monday meet the chief ministers of the Naxal-infested hit states.

May 08, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

CMs of Naxal-hit states to give shape to new strategy

Chief ministers of Naxalite- affected states will meet top civil and police officers here tomorrow to devise new ways to tackle the armed rebels.

May 07, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

When BJP's Sambit Patra blasted Kanhaiya Kumar over surgical strikes, terrorism; video goes viral

This video has gone massively viral on social media.

Feb 06, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

Naxal sympathiser held while trying to exchange old notes

A local was unable to produce valid documents to explain the cash and jewellery he possessed and he was being interrogated to ascertain source of the money.

Nov 28, 2016, 17:40 PM IST

Villager injured in pressure bomb blast in Chhattisgarh

The villager sustained serious injuries in the incident and was admitted to a hospital in Antagadh from where, he was taken to Raipur for further treatment, police said. 

Nov 26, 2016, 19:13 PM IST

20 Naxalites surrender in Chhattisgarh

Twenty Naxalites from Chandameta area in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh have surrendered to the police with the help of the local people, Superintendent of Police R.N. Dash said on Tuesday.

Aug 16, 2016, 21:53 PM IST

When Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh became 'personal guide' for children from Naxal-infested region

In a rare gesture aimed at bridging the gap between the VIPs and the common folks, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh became a ' personal guide' for around hundred children from Chhattisgarh's Naxal-infested Kondagaon region and took them for a tour of his residence.

Jun 12, 2016, 11:22 AM IST