Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

Almost 120 hours after CRPF (CoBRA battalion) jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas was held captive by Maoists following a gunfight at Bijapur-Sukma border on last Saturday, a group of mediators accompanied by some local journalists freed Manhas on Thursday deep in the same forest area where the gunfight had taken place. A communique from the Bastar … Read more Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

High alert sounded in Andhra Pradesh after Chhattisgarh encounter

The police have sounded a high alert in the State in the wake of the Maoists’ encounter with security personnel on the Bijapur-Sukma district borders in Chhattisgarh on Saturday. Security has been beefed up along the inter-State borders and combing operations have been been intensified. Though the exact number of people died in the encounter … Read more High alert sounded in Andhra Pradesh after Chhattisgarh encounter

6 ‘Maoists’ held, thousands protest in Bastar | India News – Times of India

RAIPUR: Thousands of villagers in Bastar have come out in protest against the recent arrest of six suspected Maoists in insurgency-hit Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh. Locals insist they are innocent farmers while police say they were involved in planting IEDs. The protest started at the suspects’ village a week ago, and has since grown in … Read more 6 ‘Maoists’ held, thousands protest in Bastar | India News – Times of India

Eyeing 44 Assembly Seats in Jangalmahal, Mamata Banerjee to Hold Review Meetings in Jhargram Today

File photo of TMC supremo and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee. There are 44 assembly seats in Jangalmahal including 12 seats in Bankura, nine in Purulia, 19 in West Midnapore and four in Jhargram including Gopiballavpur, Jhargram, Binpur and Nayagram. News18.com Last Updated: October 7, 2020, 10:38 AM IST Edited by: Bharvi … Read more Eyeing 44 Assembly Seats in Jangalmahal, Mamata Banerjee to Hold Review Meetings in Jhargram Today