Tag: Maoists

Maoists blast police vehicle in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra: 15 security personnel, 1 civilian killed

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai: Maoists, also called the naxalites, today inflicted huge casualties by blasting an improvised explosive device (IED) and killing at least 16 persons, including 15 members of the Quick Response Team (QRT) of Gadchiroli police and a driver, in the naxalite affected Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra. The blast was triggered by the naxalites

Continue reading

Maoists hack to death villager in Chattisgarh

Lalit Shastri Sukma (Chattisgarh): Maoists today ( 27 May 2018) hacked to death a 45-year-old villager in his field near Punpalli village under Dornapal police station in Sukma district. According to available information, a group of Maoists, also called the Naxalites, reached the victim, Vanjami Sukda, when he was at his farm along a hill,

Continue reading

Four police pesonnel killed in encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh

Newsroom24x7 Staff Raipur: Four police personnel, including two sub-inspectors, were killed and seven others injured in exchange of fire with Maoists in Narayanpur district of Chattisgath today. The encounter between the security forces and the maoists took place in the forests of Irpanar village in Abhujmad area. The police team comprising of District Reserve Guard

Continue reading

“Newton” deserves to be banned

Lalit Shastri It’s mayhem – massacre of all that the security forces, the top brass and the media stand for I have toured extensively and interacted with the local population, district authorities and security personnel in the maoist affected areas of undivided Madhya Pradesh in the ’90s and thereafter in Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh. Maoist

Continue reading

Huge drop in insurgency in North-East; Surrender of LWE cadres went up by 185% during last 3 years: Rajnath Singh

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today underscored the initiatives taken for tackling the menace of Left Wing Extremism, insurgency in the North Eastern areas, Jammu and Kashmir problem and said that the main priority of the BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre is security and development. The Home Minister was briefing

Continue reading

Nine CRPF personnel killed in Maoist attack in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh

Newsroom24x7 Network Raipur: The Maoists, who have graduated from guerrilla warfare to mobile warfare and are now in the second and final phase of Maoist military strategy, today inflicted major casualties by launching an attack on Central Reserve Police Force troops at Bhejja area of Sukma district in Chhattisgarh leaving nine security personnel dead and three

Continue reading

UP Police arrests 10 naxalites, averts Maoist attack in Delhi-NCR

Newsroom24x7 Staff Noida (Delhi-NCR Region): By arresting 10 naxalites (Maoist insurgents) and recovering from them a huge cache of firearms and explosives from Nodia in the national capital region of Delhi and Chandauli adjoining Bihar on Sunday, the Anti-terrorist Squad (ATS) of Uttar Pradesh Police have averted a major attack by the Left-wing extremists in

Continue reading

Railway Protection Force: How a young girl was rescued from the clutches of Maoists

Newsroom24x7 Desk How a 13 year old girl was abducted by Maoists from a predominently tribal area of Jhakhand State and rescued  by the Railway Protection Force is a leading example of service to humankind. We are reproducing the story behind the entire rescue as naratted by Madhup Mohta. It has gone viral on social

Continue reading

7 CRPF men killed in landmine blast in Dantewada

Newsroom24x7 Staff Raipur: Seven CRPF men were killed this afternoon in a huge landmine blast by Maoists in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh. The  terrorists, locally known as naxalites, targeted security personal returning to their camp from leave and blasted aTata 709 pick up lorry by a landmine near the Basaras-Kuakonda junction in Melawada village around

Continue reading

MP Government will raise Special Reserved Batallion in Maoist affected Balaghat district

Lalit Shastri Just like Chhattisgarh has raised the Special India Reserved Battalion (SIRB) or the Bharat Rakshit Vahini for the naxalite hit areas, the Madhya Pradesh Government also will now be raising the SIRB in Balaghat district adjoining Chhattisgarh. The decision to raise the Bharat Rakshit Vahini in Balaghat was taken at a Cabinet Meeting

Continue reading

Police in Central India announces reward for the arrest of four Maoists

Newsroom24x7 Desk Balaghat (Madhya Pradesh, India): The Balaghat Zone Inspector General of Police has announced a reward of Rs. 30,000 each for the arrest of four hardcore Maoists. During the interrogation of Dilip, alias Guha, a member of the Tanda Dalam (a Maoist column) Police got information about the four Maoist rebels from Balaghat district of Madhya

Continue reading

Hostage crisis ends in Bastar: Maoists kill a villager and free all remaining hostages

Newsroom24x7 Desk Dantewada (Chhattisgarh): The hostage crisis in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh ended late on Saturday but not before one of the villagers abducted had been killed by the Maoists in Sukma district bordering Dantewada where Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a couple of programmes earlier during the day. According to the Bastar range

Continue reading

Maoists kidnap 400 villagers going to attend Modi’s function in Dantewada

Newsroom 24×7 Desk     Dantewada: Maoists had kidnapped about 400 villagers going to attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s public function in Dantewada district in Chattisgarh today, according to unconfirmed reports. Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh later told a section of the media that at least 200 villagers had been abducted by the Maoists and negotiations

Continue reading

Chhattisgarh hit by a series of Maoist attacks, 5 security personnel killed in latest incident

Newsroom24x7 Desk Raipur: Moists carried out their third terrorist attack in as many days on Monday when they blew up a mine sweeping vehicle and killed five security personnel in Dantewada district in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh State in Central India. In today’s incident, at least seven security personnel have been injured. Yesterday, in

Continue reading