According to the police, some Maoists are also suspected to have been killed during the exchange of fire.
State home minister Tamradhwaj Sahu, in a written reply, also said that 315 Naxals surrendered in 2019 while 344 surrendered in 2020
Raipur-based journalist files FIR against Facebook India's public policy director for 'inciting communal animosity'
The FIR against Facebook India's public policy director Ankhi Das was filed by journalist Awesh Tiwari, who is named in a separate FIR filed by Das in Delhi
The attack was probed by the Chhattisgarh Police before the NIA took over the investigation on 17 May last year
Sukma attack: Chhattisgarh Police under scanner for failing to train tribal recruits properly, possible leakage of operational details
In this joint operation, none of the slain or injured belonged to CoBRA battalion, as the CRPF headquarters clarified.
Chhattisgarh Police may get custody of woman Maoist leader Sujatha wanted in several attacks in Bijapur district
According to a source in Bijapur district police, woman Maoist leader Sujatha alias Nagaram Rupa has been brought to Chhattisgarh from Central Jail in Warangal on a production warrant
Maoist commander who helped plan 2017 Sukma attack on CRPF jawans surrenders before Chhattisgarh Police
Sudhir Korsa aka Prakash, a Maoist platoon commander, who was a part of the dreaded Battalion-1 of the banned CPI (Maoist), and who helped plan the 2017 Sukma attack on CRPF jawans, surrendered before the Chhattisgarh Police in Bijapur district on Wednesday
Four Maoists killed in ultra-Left Bastar as security forces intensify ops against insurgents ahead of Lok Sabha polls
With a fortnight to go for the first phase of polling in Chhattisgarh’s Maoist-hotbed Bastar, security forces have intensified their operations against the ultra-Left insurgents, killing four of them, including two women, on Tuesday
DU professor Nandini Sundar, five others cleared of all charges in 2016 Sukma murder case as cops find no proof against them
The Chhattisgarh Police has cleared Delhi University professor Nandini Sundar of all charges in a 2016 murder case. The sociology professor welcomed the clean chit.
Two Chhattisgarh IPS officers booked for tampering of evidence, illegal phone tapping in multi-crore civil supply scam
An FIR has been lodged against two IPS officers including a special Director General of Police (DGP) in Chhattisgarh for alleged criminal conspiracy and illegal phone tapping. The FIR was lodged by the state Economic Offences Wing (EOW) based on findings during investigation into a civil supply corporation scam unearthed in 2015.
Chhattisgarh authorities surprised at Maoists demand for development, police cautious on intent, authenticity of note
The ultra-Left cadre has asked the state government to open schools, primary health centres and provide employment to youths in Paamed.
Chhattisgarh Police arrests 'Maoist operative' who worked as NGRI official; recover detonators, Naxal documents from him
In a major breakthrough in unravelling the overground network of Naxals in urban areas, the Chhattisgarh Police on Sunday arrested a senior technical officer at the Hyderabad-based National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI), who they said is working as a Maoist operative and allegedly supplying various materials to ultras.
Woman Maoist shot dead in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district after encounter with security forces; search ops underway
Another Maoist, who was a "deputy commander" of "Kerlapal area committee" of the outfit, was killed in Chhattisgarh in an encounter in the same Fulbagdi area of Sukma on Monday.
Naxals kills 5 in Chhattisgarh: Under new leadership, insurgents chalk out aggressive new strategy in war against State
Chhattisgarh Police has been claiming a decline in Naxal incidents and the number of surrenders of Maoists, but the deliberate targetted attacks point towards an aggressive posturing and change in tactics.
10 killed, four injured after SUV-truck collision in Chhattisgarh's Rajanandgaon district; inquiry underway
The accident took place in the early hours on Rajnandgaon-Durg road in Chhattisgarh.
The District Reserve Guard (DRG) of the Chhattisgarh Police has eliminated 15 Maoists at Miltkatong village in Sukma district on Monday morning.
'No links between Chhattisgarh Maoists, Islamist militants': Anti-Naxal ops chief on offensive against insurgents
DM Awasthi, special director general (anti-Naxal Ops), shares details on the present scenario, plans and strategy of the security forces in Bastar
Demonetisation caused little disruption to Maoist economy in Bastar, extortion major source of funding
Forest produce and timber are another major sources of income for the Maoists in Bastar.
Chhattisgarh Police begins probe into mob lynching of 40-year-old man in Surguja on suspicion of being 'child-lifter'
Chhattisgarh Police have begun an investigation into reports of mob lynching in Surguja's Mendrakala a couple of days after a 40-year-old man was beaten to death for being a "child-lifter", ANI reported.
A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel was killed during an encounter between Naxals and security forces in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.