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CoBRA officer killed, 9 commandos injured in IED blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma
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CoBRA officer killed, 9 commandos injured in IED blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

Officials said the improvised explosive device blast took place in the Chintagufa forest area of the Sukma district

Two Jharkhand cops critically injured as Maoists ambush police team in Lohardaga district
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Two Jharkhand cops critically injured as Maoists ambush police team in Lohardaga district

During a search operation in the Shahi Ghat area, Maoists exploded an IED and fired upon a police team, in which two personnel were critically injured, a senior officer said

Dantewada By-Election Results 2019: Congress candidate ahead in Assembly bypoll count by 2,778 votes
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Dantewada By-Election Results 2019: Congress candidate ahead in Assembly bypoll count by 2,778 votes

The Congress candidate was leading by a margin of 2,778 votes in the Dantewada assembly bypoll where counting was taken up on Friday morning.

Chhattisgarh on high alert after Maoist attack in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli kills 15 policemen, civilian driver
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Chhattisgarh on high alert after Maoist attack in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli kills 15 policemen, civilian driver

Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel said the Naxal attack in Gadchiroli was 'highly condemnable', and Naxalism is a strong challenge 'for the entire country'.

Gadchiroli Naxal attack today updates: 15 security personnel, driver killed; Sharad Pawar demands CM's resignation
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Gadchiroli Naxal attack today updates: 15 security personnel, driver killed; Sharad Pawar demands CM's resignation

Fifteen C60 commandos and a driver were killed after the vehicle in which they were travelling was blown up by Naxals in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra on Wednesday, according to several media reports.

Amid tight security, Jharkhand's Maoist-affected Palamu belt all set to vote in Phase 4 tomorrow along with two other Lok Sabha seats
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Amid tight security, Jharkhand's Maoist-affected Palamu belt all set to vote in Phase 4 tomorrow along with two other Lok Sabha seats

Palamu will go for polls in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections. The result will be announced on 23 May.

IED blast in Gadchiroli: CRPF personnel injured in Maoist attack day before district votes in phase-I of Lok Sabha polls
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IED blast in Gadchiroli: CRPF personnel injured in Maoist attack day before district votes in phase-I of Lok Sabha polls

After the Maoist attack on a BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi's convoy the Election Commission had put Gondia and Gadchiroli districts of Maharashtra on high alert.

BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi, 4 security personnel killed in Chhattisgarh Naxal attack; polling as per schedule, says EC
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BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi, 4 security personnel killed in Chhattisgarh Naxal attack; polling as per schedule, says EC

On the last day of campaigning for the first phase of Lok Sabha polls in Chhattisgarh, BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and four security personnel were killed in an attack on their convoy by Naxals in Dantewada district

Naxal attack on Bhima Mandavi's convoy in Chhattisgarh LIVE Updates: Lok Sabha polls to be held as per schedule, clarifies EC
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Naxal attack on Bhima Mandavi's convoy in Chhattisgarh LIVE Updates: Lok Sabha polls to be held as per schedule, clarifies EC

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Bhima Mandavi and four police personnel were killed in an attack on a party convoy by Naxals in Chattisgarh’s Dantewada district

BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi killed in Naxal attack;  was elected from Chhattisgarh's Dantewada 4 months ago
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BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi killed in Naxal attack; was elected from Chhattisgarh's Dantewada 4 months ago

Bhima Mandavi had spoken against the Naxal attack on a Doordarshan crew in October, 2018 in which camerperson Achyuts Nanda Sahu and two police officers were killed in Dantewada

Four BSF personnel killed, two injured in encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district
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Four BSF personnel killed, two injured in encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

Four Border Security Forces (BSF) jawans were killed on Thursday during an encounter between security forces and Maoists in Kanker district of Chhattisgarh.

Maoist carrying reward of Rs 10 lakh killed in encounter in Jharkhand's Dumka; AK-4, INSAS rifle recovered from spot
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Maoist carrying reward of Rs 10 lakh killed in encounter in Jharkhand's Dumka; AK-4, INSAS rifle recovered from spot

Dumka Superintendent of Police informed that the Maoists have made a hideout here and were planning extortion.

Maoists gun down watchman in Odisha's Kandhamal suspecting him to be police informer, set ablaze five vehicles
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Maoists gun down watchman in Odisha's Kandhamal suspecting him to be police informer, set ablaze five vehicles

The Maoists in Odisha's Kandhamal district also set ablaze three tractors, a road roller and a truck engaged in construction of a road under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY).

Bhima Koregaon violence 'deep-rooted conspiracy', says Bombay HC, dismisses Anand Teltumbde's plea seeking quashing of FIR
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Bhima Koregaon violence 'deep-rooted conspiracy', says Bombay HC, dismisses Anand Teltumbde's plea seeking quashing of FIR

Teltumbde had claimed that he was being falsely implicated in Bhima Koregaon case. In his plea, the activist denied all the charges against him even as the police opposed.

Woman Maoist shot dead in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district after encounter with security forces; search ops underway
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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.

Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district; combing operation underway
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Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district; combing operation underway

In April this year, 40 Naxals were killed in an encounter in Gadchiroli, considered one of the worst Maoist-affected district in the country.

Three security personnel injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma after Maoists detonate IED days ahead of second phase of election
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Three security personnel injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma after Maoists detonate IED days ahead of second phase of election

According to Sukma Superintendent of Police, reinforcement was rushed to the spot and the injured jawans were taken to a local hospital.

Chhattisgarh polls: Yogi Adityanath accuses Congress of encouraging corruption, Naxalism in rally at Raigarh
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Chhattisgarh polls: Yogi Adityanath accuses Congress of encouraging corruption, Naxalism in rally at Raigarh

Addressing a campaign rally for the second phase of Assembly polls in Raigarh, Adityanath also accused Congress of "insulting martyrdom" of security forces engaged in anti-Naxal operations by terming Naxals as "revolutionaries". "Congress has done nothing except divide the society on the basis of caste, region, religion, and language, he said.

Naxal attacks intensify around Chhattisgarh polls: Five, including 4 BSF jawans, injured in Bijapur in latest strike
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Naxal attacks intensify around Chhattisgarh polls: Five, including 4 BSF jawans, injured in Bijapur in latest strike

Two days after phase one of Chhattisgarh Assembly election, five security personnel, including 4 BSF jawans, and civilian were injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast detonated by Naxals in Bijapur district. The attack took place near the district headquarters.

Chhattisgarh Assembly election: 130 candidates with criminal antecedents in fray for second phase of polling
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Chhattisgarh Assembly election: 130 candidates with criminal antecedents in fray for second phase of polling

According to an analysis, the Congress with 18 such candidates lead the list of those with criminal charges followed by the AAP with 17 and the Janta Congress Chhattisgarh with 15.