[

maoists

]
Jharkhand is one of the worst left wing extremism affected states.(HT FIle Photo)

Maoist shoots Jharkhand villager dead, gets killed with wife in revenge attack

By Vishal Sharma | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Latehar
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2021 07:25 PM IST
Though the incident happened around midnight, police teams could only arrive on Saturday after they received information in the morning.
Close
Of the 966 cadres who surrendered, 333 laid down their arms in Sukma, 300 in Dantewada, 164 in Narayanpur, 77 in Bijapur, 46 in Kondagaon, 36 in Bastar, 7 in Rajnandgaon and 3 in Kanker, the reply added.(File Photo. Representative image)
Of the 966 cadres who surrendered, 333 laid down their arms in Sukma, 300 in Dantewada, 164 in Narayanpur, 77 in Bijapur, 46 in Kondagaon, 36 in Bastar, 7 in Rajnandgaon and 3 in Kanker, the reply added.(File Photo. Representative image)

216 Maoists killed in encounters in Chhattisgarh in 3 years: Govt

By Press Trust of India| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal | Raipur
PUBLISHED ON DEC 23, 2020 04:07 PM IST
During this period, the highest number of 82 Maoists were killed in Sukma district, the government informed the state Assembly. Besides, the maximum number of 333 rebels also surrendered in Sukma, it said.
Close
Police said around 20 Maoists arrived at the site searching for an official of the company. When they did not find him, police added, they assaulted those working there, asking them to stop the work. (HT Photo)
Police said around 20 Maoists arrived at the site searching for an official of the company. When they did not find him, police added, they assaulted those working there, asking them to stop the work. (HT Photo)

Maoists attack bridge construction site in Bihar, rough up workers: Police

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 02:26 PM IST
One of the injured labourers, Nandlal, told police that a dozen-odd men raided their site to know how they could start the construction work without taking ‘permission’ from them.
Close
Maoists set vehicles on fire, injured drivers and cleaners and exchanged fire with police personnel.(HT Photo/File/Representational)
Maoists set vehicles on fire, injured drivers and cleaners and exchanged fire with police personnel.(HT Photo/File/Representational)

Maoists attack Jharkhand coal project, seek suspension of mining

By Vishal Sharma | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Latehar
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 03:03 PM IST
One Pradeep Ganjhu, working in connivance with the TPC, the People’s Liberation Front of India (PLFI) and a criminal gang led by jailed gangster Sujeet Sinha, claimed the responsibility for the attack and warned the coal traders of more such attacks if they continued working without his consent.
Close
Severn electric detonators were recovered from the possession of the two arrested Maoists, said a police official.(FIle Photo)
Severn electric detonators were recovered from the possession of the two arrested Maoists, said a police official.(FIle Photo)

2 Maoists held in West Champaran were plotting ‘major’ revenge attack

By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Bettiah
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2020 10:19 AM IST
Four Maoists were gunned down by the security personnel in an armed encounter in the district in July this year.
Close
A joint police team was on a routine exercise near Singhavaram forest at Gajalmamudi village when they came under attack. The personnel retaliated and a gunfight ensued. The Maoists were killed in the exchange of fire.(Representative Photo)
A joint police team was on a routine exercise near Singhavaram forest at Gajalmamudi village when they came under attack. The personnel retaliated and a gunfight ensued. The Maoists were killed in the exchange of fire.(Representative Photo)

Two Maoists killed in Odisha encounter

By Debabrata Mohanty | Bhubaneswar, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2020 11:45 AM IST
One INSAS rifle, one SLR rifle,several rounds of bullets, Maoist literature and kit bags were recovered from the encounter spot
Close
Union minister Piyush Goyal said people know Prime Minister Narendra Modi is working to double the income of farmers.(Arvind Yadav/HT File Photo)
Union minister Piyush Goyal said people know Prime Minister Narendra Modi is working to double the income of farmers.(Arvind Yadav/HT File Photo)

Farmers will get over the influence of ‘Maoists and Naxalites’: Piyush Goyal

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 09:58 PM IST
Union minister Piyush Goyal, who was part of the meetings between Centre and the agitating farmers to break the impasse, said the December 8 Bharat Bandh wasn’t successful even as 18 opposition parties backed it.
Close
An Assistant Commandant of CRPF’s CoBRA was killed in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh.(PTI)
An Assistant Commandant of CRPF’s CoBRA was killed in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh.(PTI)

Assistant commandant killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2020 08:19 PM IST
A team of 206 CoBRA, along with a team of district police, was out for anti-naxal operation on Saturday night when nine personnel were injured in an IED blast planted by the Maoists.
Close
The encounter took place in Tadoki jungles of Kanker district.(Representative Photo)
The encounter took place in Tadoki jungles of Kanker district.(Representative Photo)

3 Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh, carried collective reward of Rs 18 lakh

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 05:20 PM IST
Security forces recovered three weapons from the site of the encounter and have launched a combing operation.
Close
A tribal Devgudi.(Photo: Sourced)
A tribal Devgudi.(Photo: Sourced)

Chhattisgarh government fixes tribal Devgudis to counter Maoists in Bastar region

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 11:29 AM IST
The administration has decided to spend Rs7 lakh on each Devgudi for fencing, drinking water, sheds, toilets and other facilities; money has been sanctioned for 143 villages of the district
Close
Three Maoists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Bihar’s Gaya, officials said.(HT file photo)
Three Maoists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Bihar’s Gaya, officials said.(HT file photo)

3 Maoists killed in encounter in Bihar’s Gaya

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Gaya
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 10:13 AM IST
The encounter took place around midnight in the Barachatti forest area of the district, that is about 100 kms from the state capital here. The Maoists were killed in the early hours.
Close
Police personnel during an anti-Maoist combing operation.(HT Photo/File/Representative)
Police personnel during an anti-Maoist combing operation.(HT Photo/File/Representative)

Odisha tribal killed, declared Maoist, rights body rejects theory 4yrs later

By Debabrata Mohanty | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 08:19 AM IST
Manda Kadraka was shot down by Border Security Force (BSF) and District Voluntary Force personnel during a combing operation on February 27, 2016.
Close
Jharkhand is one of the worst left wing extremism affected states. The incidents have continued unabated in the past months.(File Photo)
Jharkhand is one of the worst left wing extremism affected states. The incidents have continued unabated in the past months.(File Photo)

Maoists kill clerk, set 2 vehicles on fire in Jharkhand, extortion bid likely

By Sanjoy Dey | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Ranchi
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 01:43 PM IST
The incident took place on Tuesday evening and the police recovered the body of the clerk on Wednesday morning .
Close
Nachika was once among the most wanted men in Odisha for leading Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh, a Maoist backed outfit.(Sourced Photo)
Nachika was once among the most wanted men in Odisha for leading Chasi Mulia Adivasi Sangh, a Maoist backed outfit.(Sourced Photo)

Robin Hood like Odisha tribal leader walks out of jail after 6 years

By Debabrata Mohanty | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 06:06 PM IST
Nachika Linga had mobilised tribals in the Narayanpatna block of Koraput district into a resisting force against the landlords and money lenders and helped them reclaim land ownership.
Close
The encounter took place at Giddheshwar Hills and no casualty has been reported from either side yet.(AP FILE/REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)
The encounter took place at Giddheshwar Hills and no casualty has been reported from either side yet.(AP FILE/REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)

Maoists, security forces exchange fire in Bihar’s Jamui

PUBLISHED ON NOV 08, 2020 01:18 PM IST
A cache of arms and ammunition, banned Communist Party of India (Maoist) pamphlets, medicines, and items of daily use were seized following the encounter.
Close
Maoist rebels train in a forest area in Bihar.(AP)
Maoist rebels train in a forest area in Bihar.(AP)

32 Maoists surrender in Dantewada, four carried reward of Rs 1 lakh each

By Ritesh Mishra | Edited by Sparshita Saxena | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 06:28 PM IST
Police claimed that the Maoists surrendered under ‘Lon Varratu’ drive under which banners were put up in their villages, appealing them to surrender.
Close
Maoists ambushed the police team when it was returning from an operation id the jungles of Orchha.(AP FILE PHOTO)
Maoists ambushed the police team when it was returning from an operation id the jungles of Orchha.(AP FILE PHOTO)

Policeman killed in Maoist ambush in Chhattisgarh’s Narayanpur district

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Raipur
PUBLISHED ON OCT 25, 2020 08:04 AM IST
The police said about five Maoists were injured in the encounter but managed to escape .
Close
A CoBRA battalion during a search operation after an encounter with Maoists.(PTI FILE PHOTO)
A CoBRA battalion during a search operation after an encounter with Maoists.(PTI FILE PHOTO)

CoBRA unit and Maoists clash in Gaya ahead of first phase of Bihar election

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
PUBLISHED ON OCT 15, 2020 01:25 PM IST
No casualties or injuries were reported from either side in the encounter at Khajutia Bathan that started at around 4.30 am, police said.
Close
Security forces have intensified operations after reports that Maoists are looking to disrupt Bihar assembly elections.(HT Photo/Representative)
Security forces have intensified operations after reports that Maoists are looking to disrupt Bihar assembly elections.(HT Photo/Representative)

Plan to disrupt Bihar assembly polls foiled with 40kg explosives’ seizure

By Avinash Kumar | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2020 10:46 AM IST
The explosives were found hidden in three plastic containers buried under the earth.
Close
The Rajpur police station area, located on the Jharkhand-Bihar border, is one of the worst-hit by Naxalite activities.(PTI Photo (Representative Image))
The Rajpur police station area, located on the Jharkhand-Bihar border, is one of the worst-hit by Naxalite activities.(PTI Photo (Representative Image))

Aatmanirbhar Bharat, a lollipop says Maoists in Jharkhand, triggers panic

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kaleem Ullah Fasihi | Chatra
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2020 06:53 PM IST
Posters allegedly put up by Maoists, describing the Centre’s ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ programme as “lollipop”, in Jharkhand’s Chatra district triggered panic among the people, police said on Saturday.
Close
Police had last week said top naxal leader Modiyam Vijja had been gunned down by his juniors at the beginning of this month.(AP File Photo/For Representative Purposes Only)
Police had last week said top naxal leader Modiyam Vijja had been gunned down by his juniors at the beginning of this month.(AP File Photo/For Representative Purposes Only)

Maoists kill five of their own members in Chhattisgarh

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Raipur
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2020 10:54 PM IST
These killings are the fallout of an ongoing rift within the outlawed CPI (Maoist) over recent murders of civilians by some Maoists in south Bastar.
Close
Maoist rebels handed over Vijja’s body to his family members for cremation, said police.(AP file Photo)
Maoist rebels handed over Vijja’s body to his family members for cremation, said police.(AP file Photo)

Maoist who killed Bijapur villagers, gunned down by his own subordinate

By Ritesh Mishra | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2020 01:38 PM IST
Modiyam Vijja had earned the wrath of his own associates due to recent incidents of mindless killings of innocent villagers, said the police.
Close
Maoists who have infiltrated into the Kanha National Park are forcing forest officials to provide them grains, groceries and other essential items.(AP FILE PHOTO)
Maoists who have infiltrated into the Kanha National Park are forcing forest officials to provide them grains, groceries and other essential items.(AP FILE PHOTO)

Kanha National Park now a Maoist habitat: Police

By Shruti Tomar | Hindustan Times, Bhopal
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2020 09:32 PM IST
Facing pressure from security forces in Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh, Maoists have decided to shift to the dense and difficult terrain of Kanha for a safe haven.
Close
Telangana High Court directed that the government take steps for conducting a second post-mortem of the bodies by forensic experts belonging to Mahatma Gandhi Memorial government hospital, Warangal. (HT Photo)
Telangana High Court directed that the government take steps for conducting a second post-mortem of the bodies by forensic experts belonging to Mahatma Gandhi Memorial government hospital, Warangal. (HT Photo)

Repeat post-mortem of 3 Maoists killed in encounter, says Telangana court

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2020 08:34 PM IST
Alleging that it was a fake encounter, the petitioner demanded that cases should be filed against the police involved in the killing of the Maoists under Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code.
Close
These killings are a matter of serious concern for both the senior police officials and human rights activists working in the Maoist-hit region. (HT Photo)
These killings are a matter of serious concern for both the senior police officials and human rights activists working in the Maoist-hit region. (HT Photo)

Spike in killings by Maoists in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar raises questions

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Raipur
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2020 07:50 PM IST
An IPS officer posted in one of seven districts of Bastar region said that Maoists are now not afraid of any public outcry over killings of civilians.
Close
For more than three years, the trial in the cases is yet to start and bail has not been granted even in a single case registered under the UAPA. (HT Photo)
For more than three years, the trial in the cases is yet to start and bail has not been granted even in a single case registered under the UAPA. (HT Photo)

120 tribals in jail under anti-terror law for 3 years, trial yet to begin

By Ritesh Mishra | Hindustan Times, Burkapal (South Sukma)
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 06:09 PM IST
In April 2017, just 100 meters from this village, Burkapal, 25 personnel of 74th battalion of the CRPF, including an inspector-rank officer, were killed in a deadly Maoist ambush.
Close
One of the arrested men had been on the run for 30 years, said the police.(Representational Image)
One of the arrested men had been on the run for 30 years, said the police.(Representational Image)

Five Maoists arrested from Bihar’s Jamui, Gaya districts; one from Kolkata

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 04:27 PM IST
Two of the arrested Maoists carried rewards of Rs 15 lakh and Rs 50,000 respectively
Close
Kanchan Nanavare is currently lodged at the Yerawada jail in Pune.(AFP Photo)
Kanchan Nanavare is currently lodged at the Yerawada jail in Pune.(AFP Photo)

Suspected Maoist activist Kanchan Nanaware’s medical records summoned by HC

By Kanchan Chaudhari | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 19, 2020 04:20 PM IST
Nanaware’s counsel submitted that her client had undergone two open heart surgeries and therefore needed protection from Covid-19, which had infected inmates in Yerawada jail.
Close
Casualties among the security forces caught in the Maoists violence in Odisha have come down considerably since 2017.(HT Photo)
Casualties among the security forces caught in the Maoists violence in Odisha have come down considerably since 2017.(HT Photo)

Rs 10 lakh hike in ex-gratia for Odisha cops and staff killed by Maoists

By Debabrata Mohanty | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2020 01:52 PM IST
The move by Odisha government will benefit the families of four policemen, killed by Maoists last week.
Close
The murder took place on September 4 but the fearful villagers decided to burry the body in nearby forests instead of handing it over to his family.(Hindustan Times Photo/Representative)
The murder took place on September 4 but the fearful villagers decided to burry the body in nearby forests instead of handing it over to his family.(Hindustan Times Photo/Representative)

PLFI ultras gun down Jharkhand man on suspicion of girl trafficking

By Debashish Sarkar | Edited by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Jamshedpur
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 02:03 PM IST
Jharkhand Police says there could be a love angle in the killing. Investigation is on.
Close
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved