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Nov 11, 2018
Chhattisgarh polls: Amid Maoist threat, one lakh security personnel, including paramilitary forces, deployed for first phaseOn 8 November, four civilians and a CISF jawan were killed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district when Maoists detonated a bus with an improvised explosive device.
Sep 11, 2018
Naxals kidnap, kill two men in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on suspicion of being police informersTwo villagers were allegedly kidnapped and hacked to death by Naxals in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh.
Aug 09, 2018
Engine of evacuated train derails after Naxals uproot tracks in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district; no casualties reportedThe incident took place at around 10.50 pm on Wednesday when the Kirandul-bound passenger train, which was stopped mid-way in Kamaloor, was on the way back to Dantewada. The train was evacuated at Kamaloor station in view of Naxalite arson in one of the areas falling in the route.
Mar 26, 2018
CRPF jawan injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district after Naxals ambush security officials and set off IED blastA CRPF jawan was on Monday injured in a Naxal ambush and IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, officials said.
Apr 21, 2017
Village in Naxal-affected Dantewada district gets PM award for going cashlessAn initiative to make a remote village cashless in the Naxal-affected Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh was on Friday rewarded for excellence in public administration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
May 29, 2013
The revolution never came but Maoism lives on in India's forestsThe greying revolutionaries who executed last week’s carnage in Chhattisgarh emerged where shaped by desperate struggle—and a zeitgeist where it seemed possible to remake the world.
May 14, 2012
Seven killed in ambush by Naxals in ChhattisgarhA group of Naxalites ambushed a vehicle carrying six CISF personnel and a civilian late on Sunday night killing them.
Apr 25, 2012
The Maoist mantra: kidnap, demand and prosperOver recent years, kidnappings have become the number one Maoist strategy of choice. And they've been highly effective thanks to the government policy of rewarding criminal behaviour.