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Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates who contested the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh.

Apr 04, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency

Rajnandgaon is one of 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh and will cast vote in the second phase of the election this year - on April 18.

Mar 14, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Maoist couple surrenders in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh police have called it a major breakthrough in anti-Naxal operations in the state and a ‘big success’, after a Maoist couple operating in the Maharashtra-Madhya Pradesh-Chhattisgarh (MMC) zone surrendered in Rajnandgaon district on Wednesday.

Feb 14, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

Encounter between Naxals and security forces underway in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon

The encounter operation was jointly launched by Special Task Force (STF) and District Reserve Guards (DRG) teams.

Jan 23, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections 2018: Key constituencies

In the Assembly elections in 2018, Chhattisgarh is witnessing a three-way contest between the BJP, Congress and Mayawati-Ajit Jogi alliance.

Dec 07, 2018, 11:17 AM IST

Raman Singh kickstarts polls campaign in Chhattisgarh from his constituency Rajnandgaon

Rajnandgaon is the constituency where the highest number of 30 candidates will lock horns, as per the data released by the Election Commission on Saturday. 

 

Oct 27, 2018, 18:05 PM IST

Class 12 students gang-rape physically challenged girl in Chhattisgarh

A 13-year-old physically challenged tribal girl was allegedly raped by two Class 12 students in Rewadi village in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district, police said.

Nov 10, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

Chhattisgarh: Police sub-inspector killed, constable injured in gun battle with naxals

As per the maoist documents recovered recently from Bastar region, naxals are now trying to set up their new base in this tri-junction region. 

Aug 06, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

Three Naxals gunned down in Chattishgarh encounter

The incident took place in the forest area, located 12 km south of the main town.

Jun 18, 2017, 17:37 PM IST

Heard of Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon? It gets more tourists than Taj Mahal, Goa!

Rajnandgaon district – home to the home to the famous Bamleshwari temple in Dongargarh – was visited by 80 lakh tourists in 2014.

Oct 14, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

Less than average rain in five Chhattisgarh districts

 With five of the 27 districts in Chhattisgarh receiving less than average rainfall so far, the state government has asked officials to ensure water supply for standing crops and allow pumping of water from rivers.

Aug 11, 2015, 18:08 PM IST

Naxals kill 30-yr-old man in Chhattisgarh for being 'police informer'

Naxals axed to death a 30-year-old man at a village in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district on suspicion of him being a police informer.

Jan 14, 2015, 12:39 PM IST

Worker killed in oxygen pipeline explosion at factory

A 50-year-old worker was killed when an oxygen pipeline exploded at a factory in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district, police said on Thursday.

Oct 16, 2014, 19:36 PM IST

Raipur to get Chhattisgarh's 2nd international hockey stadium on Aug 29

The city of Raipur will become the latest hockey destination as a new international stadium will be inaugurated at the capital of Chhattisgarh on the occasion of National Sports Day on August 29, the birth anniversary of legendary Major Dhyanchand.

Aug 27, 2014, 19:45 PM IST

Naxals fire on polling party in Chhattisgarh`s Rajnandgaon

An exchange of fire took place between the security forces and the Naxals in the insurgency-hit Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh where polling was held today.
No causalities were reported.

Apr 18, 2014, 01:51 AM IST

Security beefed up on three seats to curb Naxal disturbances in Chhattisgarh

Security has been stepped up in three poll-bound Maoist infested constituencies of Kanker, Rajnandgaon and Mahasamund in Chhattisgarh.

Apr 15, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

Jaswant Singh`s exit a big loss but BJP`s young brigade will compensate: Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has admitted that the unceremonious exit of senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha polls is a huge loss for the party but also expressed confidence that the young brigade will make up for that loss.

Apr 07, 2014, 09:20 AM IST

Rs 29 lakh cash, ammunition seized from Naxal hideouts

In a major haul, a whopping Rs 29 lakh were seized from a Maoist dump in Chhattisgarh`s Rajnandgaon district, police said Tuesday.

Mar 04, 2014, 15:45 PM IST

Cop injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh

Over ten bombs were recovered and a policeman was injured in a bomb attack by Naxals in Chhattisgarh where voting for first phase of Assembly polls in 18 constituencies is underway Monday.

Nov 11, 2013, 14:51 PM IST

Over 67 percent polling in Naxal-hit areas of Chhattisgarh

Defying a boycott call of Maoists, overall 67% voters cast their votes in the first phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly elections on Monday.

Nov 11, 2013, 08:34 AM IST