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Naxals fly drones over CRPF camp in Chhattisgarh's Bastar for first time; shoot-on-sight orders issued to security forces
India

Naxals fly drones over CRPF camp in Chhattisgarh's Bastar for first time; shoot-on-sight orders issued to security forces

Shoot-on-sight orders have been issued to security forces deployed across Left-Wing Extremism affected states after a 'serious and new' threat of possession and operation of drones by Maoist cadres came to light recently

Gangsters, smugglers accounted for 99.9% explosives seized in 2017; terrorists, Naxals and insurgents just 0.1%, reveals NCRB report
India

Gangsters, smugglers accounted for 99.9% explosives seized in 2017; terrorists, Naxals and insurgents just 0.1%, reveals NCRB report

Of the total explosives seized across the country in 2017, less than 0.1 percent was recovered from terrorists, Naxals and other insurgent groups, while gangsters and smugglers accounted for over 99 percent seizures, according to the latest data released by NCRB

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear Chidambaram appeal; Modi expected to discuss Kashmir with Trump at G7 Summit; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear Chidambaram appeal; Modi expected to discuss Kashmir with Trump at G7 Summit; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin; Supreme Court to hear appeals filed by P Chidambaram against Delhi HC order today; Hong Kong police draw guns, after protesters attacked officers; 36 arrested; day's top stories

Amit Shah to take stock of operations against Naxals in meeting tomorrow; chief ministers, key officials of affected areas to be present
India

Amit Shah to take stock of operations against Naxals in meeting tomorrow; chief ministers, key officials of affected areas to be present

Amit Shah on Monday will take stock of the ongoing operations against Naxals and the development initiatives being undertaken in Maoist-hit areas, officials said.

Five Maoists killed, two jawans injured in gunfight at Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district; huge cache of weapons seized, says official
India

Five Maoists killed, two jawans injured in gunfight at Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district; huge cache of weapons seized, says official

Five Maoists were killed in a gunfight with security forces in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh on Saturday, police said.

Narendra Modi govt launches drive against 'subversive' NGOs to tackle dangers of suspicious foreign investments
India

Narendra Modi govt launches drive against 'subversive' NGOs to tackle dangers of suspicious foreign investments

A senior official privy to the development said that officials are treating the challenges posed by these NGOs as 'fourth generation warfare', as he termed it.

Banned Maoist outfit’s Bastar division calls for struggle against State, fight for identity of adivasis on World Tribal Day
India

Banned Maoist outfit’s Bastar division calls for struggle against State, fight for identity of adivasis on World Tribal Day

On the occasion of the Vishwa Adivasi Diwas (World Tribal Day) on Friday, the Maoist cadre in Chhattisgarh asked the tribals to observe it as a ‘day of struggle to protect the rights and identity of tribals’

Pinarayi Vijayan meets Amit Shah, seeks Centre's assistance in dealing with Maoist threat in Kerala
India

Pinarayi Vijayan meets Amit Shah, seeks Centre's assistance in dealing with Maoist threat in Kerala

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan met Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday and sought Centre's assistance to deal with the Maoist threat.

TRS leader abducted by Maoists from Telangana found dead in Chhattisgarh's Sukma; police launch probe
India

TRS leader abducted by Maoists from Telangana found dead in Chhattisgarh's Sukma; police launch probe

TRS leader Nalluri Srinivas Rao, who was kidnapped by Maoists from Telangana four days ago, was found dead near Puttapadu village in Sukma.

Two Naxals carrying rewards of Rs 14 lakh each killed in encounter in Madhya Pradesh's Balaghat
India

Two Naxals carrying rewards of Rs 14 lakh each killed in encounter in Madhya Pradesh's Balaghat

The slain Naxals hailed from neighbouring Chhattisgarh and carried rewards of different amounts totalling Rs 14 lakh each.

NIA raids 12 locations, including former Bihar MLC Hulas Pandey's residence, in AK-47 smuggling case
India

NIA raids 12 locations, including former Bihar MLC Hulas Pandey's residence, in AK-47 smuggling case

NIA carried out searches at 12 locations in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar including the residence of a former MLC of Bihar in a case of alleged smuggling of Kalashnikov assault rifles from Central Ordnance Depot and supplied to Naxals and criminal gangs

Naxal attack in Gadchiroli: 15 security personnel, driver killed in IED blast; Sharad Pawar demands CM's resignation
India

Naxal attack in Gadchiroli: 15 security personnel, driver killed in IED blast; Sharad Pawar demands CM's resignation

At least 15 security personnel and a driver were killed in an IED blast in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra on Wednesday.

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

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.

Naxalism cannot be wiped out with violence, development alone: Education and popularisation of Constitution is key
Politics

Naxalism cannot be wiped out with violence, development alone: Education and popularisation of Constitution is key

The conclusion of the Lok Sabha polls in Chhattisgarh saw a campaign that inter alia involved Naxalism as one of the prominent issues

Two policemen killed and a villager injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur
India

Two policemen killed and a villager injured in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

The incident occurred when the two policemen and the villager were going to Tippapuram village, under Pamed police station area, on a motorbike.

Chhattisgarh: 15 Naxals, including woman with a bounty of Rs 1 lakh, surrender before police in Bastar's Bijapur
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Chhattisgarh: 15 Naxals, including woman with a bounty of Rs 1 lakh, surrender before police in Bastar's Bijapur

Fifteen Naxals, including six women, surrendered before the police here on Sunday. The Naxals surrendered with three rifles before Superintendent of Police, Bijapur, Gowardhan Thakur.

2 Naxals involved in killing BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and 4 security personnel gunned down in Chhattisgarh
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2 Naxals involved in killing BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and 4 security personnel gunned down in Chhattisgarh

The killed Naxals, identified as Vargese and Linga, were allegedly involved in the ambush in which Bhima Mandavi and his four security personnel were killed on 9 April

Lok Sabha election 2019; Phase 2: In Chhattisgarh, officials believe voters will defy Maoist threat, claim voter turnout will pip 2014 figures
Politics

Lok Sabha election 2019; Phase 2: In Chhattisgarh, officials believe voters will defy Maoist threat, claim voter turnout will pip 2014 figures

Chhattisgarh: The first phase of polling in Bastar witnessed a 5 percent increase in overall voters' turnout this election in comparison to 2014 (59 percent). Even, in Dantewada, where the Maoists killed the sitting BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and his four security personnel by triggering an IED blast on 9 April — two days ahead of the first phase of polling on 11 April, the polling recorded was 56 percent, which is 6 percent more than in 2014