CRPF Troops

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Huge Cache Of Arms & Ammunition Seized From Naxals In Bihar

A huge amount of arms and ammunition has been seized by Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), on July 13. Reportedly, the arms and ammunition belonged to the Naxals, and the seizure was carried out in Bihar's Gaya. The seized items include one AK rifle, 250 ammo, 65 pressure Improvised Explosive Device (IED), 446 Series IED, 101 Can IED and 495 Detonators. 

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 06:33 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Naxal, Arms and Ammunition, Guns Seized, Gaya, Bihar

Courtesy: ANI

CM Bhupesh Baghel

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Naxal Affected Bastar Now Changing, Says Chhattisgarh CM Baghel; Development Projects Underway

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel said that Bastar, a district affected by naxals, is now changing for the better, owing to various development projects in the region. Speaking of the development projects, he said that construction of new bridges, roads and culverts and underway. Also, schools that were shut for 15 years have now reopened. He further stated that people are benefiting from various state government schemes.

Sat, 21 May 2022 - 10:12 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, Bijapur, sukma, Naxal

Courtesy: ANI

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Slams Congress, Calls It Threat To Democracy: Rajya Sabha

Addressing the Rajya Sabha, during the ongoing Parliament Budget session 2022, PM Narendra Modi made a remark against Congress.  He said family-run parties are biggest threat to "democracy". Taking dig at INC, during his thanks to the President's address, Modi said, under the Congress leadership, there were emergencies, attacks, people were deprived of water, power and developments. He further added, Congress should change name to "Federation… read-more

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 02:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: parliament, Indian National Congress, Naxal, Democracy, PM Narendra Modi

Courtesy: The Times of India

Security Forces

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Security Forces Kill Naxal In Encounter At Sukma Chhattisgarh

Security forces killed a Naxal in an encounter in Sukma Chhattisgarh on January 30, Sources said. They said that encounter started at 6.45 am, in Thimmapuram village, when a joint team of forces was out on patrolling. A police officer said that armed ultras opened fire on the forces, leading the encounter, following which the body of a male Naxal, clad in 'uniform' & arms were recovered from the spot.

Sun, 30 Jan 2022 - 01:31 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: National, Indian Security Agency, Chhattisgarh, Naxal, KILLED

Maoist Prashant Bose and Sheela Marandi

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Top Naxal Leader, Wife Arrested In Jharkhand

The Top CPI Maoist leader Prashant Bose alias ''Kishan da'' and his wife Sheela Marandi were arrested by Jharkhand police from the Kolhan region on November 14. Bose was carrying a reward of Rs 1 crore on his arrest. ''He was one of the topmost Naxal leaders in Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh. He was associated with the Naxal movement from the 1960s,'' said Niraj Sinha, DGP.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:51 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Jharkhand, Kolhan region, CPI Maoist, Naxal, Chattisgarh

Courtesy: ANI

The Elgar Parishad case

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Calling It Attempt To 'Thwart' Probe, NIA Denies Elgar Accused Plea

NIA has told the Bombay HC that the plea filed by two Elgar accused challenging the transfer of the probe is an attempt to "thwart" the investigation. In an affidavit, the agency stated that the "Naxal Plague has destroyed at many levels". It further said, the Centre suo motu directed the NIA to handle the case, given the gravity of the scheduled offense that reflects “national security”.

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 10:55 AM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Elgar Parishad Case, NIA, Naxal, investigation, Probe

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Home Ministry declared six districts in Bihar as Naxal-free

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6 Among 16 Naxal-Affected Districts In Bihar Are Thanatophobia Free

The continued efforts of the government to counter the Naxalisit in Bihar have resulted in good news. In the latest development, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) has declared six out of 16 Naxal-affected districts in Bihar as Naxal-free. The districts include; Muzaffarpur, Vaishali, Jehanabad, Nalanda, Arwal, and East Champaran. Earlier, the MoHA had declared seven districts as Naxal-free. By doing this, the govt can further save security-… read-more

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 08:55 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Naxal, Home Ministry, Bihar, Maoists

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Chhattisgarh Security Forces Kill Maoist Having Rs 5 Lakh Bounty On Him

The Chhattisgarh Police's District Reserve Guard wing on April 20 killed a Naxal in an encounter in Dantewada. A 9-mm pistol, three kg IED, backpacks and a muzzle-loading gun have also been recovered from the encounter site. Identified as Kosa, the Maoist "military intelligence in charge" had a Rs 5 lakh bounty on him. Reportedly, he was the mastermind behind at least 15 Naxal attacks. 

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:13 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Naxal, Maoists, Dantewada, Naxal Violence

Courtesy: News18

Rakeshwar Singh Manhas

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Chhattisgarh's Bijapur Encounter: Naxals Release Abducted CoBRA Jawan

Maoists in Chhattisgarh on April 8 released the CRPF CoBRA jawan, Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, who was kidnapped by the Naxals on April 3. The jawan was missing since the deadly clash between the Naxals and security personnel at the Sukma-Bijapur border in the state. Family members of the soldier expressed happiness and thanked the government for ensuring his safe release. Earlier, relatives of Rakeshwar had staged a protest as well. 

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 08:28 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: CoBRA Jawan, CRPF, Naxal, Chhattisgarh

Courtesy: Times Now


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5 Jawans Killed, 20 Injured In Encounter In Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

In an anti-Naxal operation on April 3, five security personnel were killed while 20 got injured in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur. In the retaliatory fire, the security forces killed three Naxals including a woman. Reportedly, the Naxals opened fire on a joint party, comprising 400 personnel of the STF, DRG, CRPF and COBRA, in Silger forest of Tarem. Following the encounter, nine ambulances and two Mi-17 helicopters were sent for help.

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 08:25 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Naxal, Naxal Violence, Chhattisgarh, chhattisgarh naksali attack

Courtesy: India Today