Tag: Gadchiroli

Chhattisgarh encounter
Two top women Maoists killed in Maharashtra gunfight

Gadchiroli (Maharashtra): Two women Maoists, including a senior cadre carrying a reward of Rs 16 lakh on her head, were shot dead in a gunfight with security forces here on Saturday afternoon, officials said. The two have been identified as Divisional Committee member and Gatta Dalam commander Ramco alias Kamala Manku Narote, 45, the wife […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
15 troopers among 16 killed in Maoist blast in Maharashtra

Gadchiroli:  Maoists struck in a big way in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli on Wednesday, killing 15 police commandos and a civilian in a land mine blast. The attack came as the state was celebrating its Foundation Day. The vehicle carrying the elite C-60 commandos of the Maharashtra Police was blown up in Kurkheda area around 12.30 pm, […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
PM Modi condemns Maoists attack in Maharashtra

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condemned the Maoists attack in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli in which 15 C-60 and a driver were killed, and asserted that the perpetrators will not be spared. “Strongly condemn the despicable attack on our security personnel in Gadchiroli, Maharashtra. I salute all the brave personnel. Their sacrifices will never be […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
After blowing up troopers, Maoists threaten state government

Gadchiroli: A day after carrying out a blast which killed 15 C-60 force troopers, Maoist groups in Gadchiroli district issued warnings to the state government against implementing its infrastructure schemes in the region, official sources said here on Thursday. Banners painted with the threats came up overnight in several villages and their outskirts virtually ordering the […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
5 Maoists Gunned Down In Gadchiroli Jungle Shootout Including 3 Women
5 Maoists Gunned Down In Gadchiroli Jungle Shootout Including 3 Women

Gadchiroli (Maharashtra): In a major victory for the security forces, a crack team of commandos gunned down five Maoists, including three women, after coming under attack in the thick forests of Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli early on Sunday, officials said. Around 4 a.m., Maoists opened fire on a police patrol, conducting a search operation in the forests […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021