Tag: Maoists

Maoists gun down man on suspicion of being police informer
Maoists gun down man on suspicion of being police informer

The deceased has been identified as Lalabati Majhi.

  • Friday, 25 November 2022
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Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha

The gunfight took place in a forest close to Jal Mahadev Temple under Khaprakhol police station limits after security personnel of Odisha's elite Special Operation Group (SOG) and Bolangir district voluntary force (DVF) spotted a Maoist camp during a combing operation.

  • Thursday, 24 November 2022
Maoists Marriage
Love triumphs over hatred, a unique way to stop hate warfare

Maoist Dalmati Kamar aka Madhuri from Kundenjharia village falling under the limits of Sinapali police station, tied knot with Rahul Mushaki aka Pintu of Chhattisgarh.

  • Wednesday, 07 September 2022
Maoists, Praja Court, Kangaroo Court
Maoists Release Chilling Video Of Praja Court Trial

This is a video released by the Maoist to instil fear in the minds of people whom they want to subvert. The purported video is from a praja court hearing somewhere in the dense forests of Telangana. The person blindfolded & with hands tied behind back had shunned the Maoists and surrendered to police to join the mainstream. 

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  • Friday, 26 August 2022
Maoists torch bus en-route to Hyderabad from Odisha's Malkangiri
Maoists torch bus en-route to Hyderabad from Odisha's Malkangiri

The incident occurred during the hours when the Dandakaranya Division of the Maoist organisation was observing a bandh.  

  • Monday, 25 April 2022
Surrendered Maoist Couple Tie Knot
This is how romance between 2 hardcore Maoists culminated in marriage

An unusual spectacle greeted people in Bhawanipatna Friday when they saw the local Reserve Police ground decked up for a marriage. It was a marriage of two tender hearts who shunned violence to dip themselves in heavenly love.

  • Friday, 22 April 2022
Odisha DGP Sunil Bansal
Odisha DGP Reviews Naxal Situation, Urban Poll Preparedness In Koraput

The Director General of Police (DGP), Odisha, Sunil Bansal, visited Koraput on Monday to take stock of the Maoist situation in the southern Odisha district and review the security arrangements for the urban body polls scheduled to be held on March 24.

  • Monday, 21 March 2022
Polling Booth In Paikmal
Peaceful First Phase Polling In Bargarh District Despite Maoist Boycott Threats

The first phase of polling for Panchayat elections in Maoist infested Paikmal and Jharabandh Blocks of Bargarh district concluded without any event on Wednesday despite threats issued by the Maoist ultras to boycott the elections.

  • Wednesday, 16 February 2022
 BJP MP Rakesh Sinha
Maoists In India Inspired By International Groups: Govt

The footprints of Maoists have been shrinking rapidly in India because of the development works getting executed in the 'Red Corridor' and also due to operations against these Maoists.

  • Wednesday, 09 February 2022
Maoists torch vehicles
Maharashtra: Naxals Torch 11 Tractors, Machinery Engaged In Road Construction Work

The burnt vehicles and other machinery belonged to different contractors involved in the road construction work, he added.

  • Saturday, 22 January 2022
No Force Stronger Than Love
Brave Wife Goes Face To Face With Naxals To Get Abducted Husband Back

These are not just tears. They represent the strength of a woman who brought her husband back from the jaws of death. Engineer Ajay Roshan Lakra and peon Suraj Lakhman Paritagiri were abducted by Naxals while supervising Pradhan Mantri Sadak Yojana works at Kurana and Makeli areas of Chhattisgarh.

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  • Thursday, 18 November 2021
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Once A Naxal Stronghold, Now A Transformed Landscape

Khajuripada village in Chitrakonda area of Left-wing extremism infested Malkangiri is a transformed landscape now. But this wasn’t the case not in the very distant past.

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  • Saturday, 06 November 2021
Central forces to carry out offensive against Maoists soon

The Central forces are all set to carry out well coordinated offensive operations against Maoists in Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand and Odisha soon, the sources said on Wednesday.

  • Wednesday, 03 November 2021
Maoists Killed In Malkangiri
Odisha: 3 Maoists Killed During Exchange Of Fire In Malkangiri, Watch DGP Press Brief

At least three Maoists including two women cadres were gunned down in an exchange of fire with the security forces in Malkangiri on Tuesday (Oct 12).

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  • Tuesday, 12 October 2021
Amit Shah Meets 10 LWE-Hit States; Red Presence Limited To 3 Dists In Odisha, Says Naveen
Amit Shah Meets 10 LWE-Hit States; Red Presence Limited To 3 Dists In Odisha, Says Naveen

The chief ministers who attended the meeting were Naveen Patnaik (Odisha), K Chandrashekar Rao (Telangana), Nitish Kumar (Bihar), Shivraj Singh Chouhan (Madhya Pradesh), Uddhav Thackeray (Maharashtra) and Hemant Soren (Jharkhand).

  • Sunday, 26 September 2021
Home Ministry To Review Maoist Situation With Affected States Soon
Home Ministry To Review Maoist Situation With Affected States Soon

Home Minister Amit Shah is planning to discuss with Cheif Ministers of such states where the Left-Wing Extremism situation is worse.

  • Monday, 20 September 2021
Dreaded Naxal Nabbed
Dreaded Naxal Leader Arrested In Odisha | DGP Press Meet Full

Dreaded Maoist leader Dubashi Shankar arrested from Koraput Boipariguda Police limits, informs Odisha Police DG.

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  • Tuesday, 14 September 2021
Maoists set afire bus in Malkangiri; passengers unhurt

Malkangiri: Panic gripped Mathili area of Malkangiri district after a group of armed Maoists allegedly torched a bus near Mundaguda here late last night. As per reports, a group of 20-25 armed Maoists stopped the bus travelling from Mahupadar to Motu near Mundaguda area and asked the passengers to deboard the vehicle. Later they set […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Maoists threaten to kill 2 MLAs; put up banner

Bhanjanagar: CPI(Maoist) on Saturday put up a banner near Dadaralunda village chhak in Bhanjanagar and threatened to kill two MLAs of Ganjam district. However, there was no mention of the names of the legislators to whom the death threats have been reportedly issued by the red rebels. The banner was found near a plaque mentioning […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Fierce encounter between Police and Maoists in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Huge cache of arms and ammunition were seized by security personnel from a Maoist camp today after a fierce encounter with the red rebels in Tulasi Pahada area of Malkangiri district. Acting on a tip-off about the Maoist camp, police conducted a search operation late last night. The ultras who were camping in the […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Maoists wreak havoc in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Panic gripped locals in Malkangiri after Maoists wreaked havoc in a series of incidents in and around the district in last 24 hours. In the first incident, armed rebels set afire two buses and one truck at Bacheli in Dantewada district along the Malkangiri border. The incident took place on Wednesday night when the […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Maoists hold 'Praja Meli' on last day of Martyrs' Week

Koraput: Throwing an open challenge before security forces, left wing extremists organised a ‘Praja Meli’ (Villagers Assembly) in a bid to mobilise public support on the last day of Martyrs’ Week (Shaheed Saptah). According to sources, over a thousand tribal men and women congregated inside the Basuguda forest in the cut off areas of Koraput […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Security beefed up as Maoists call for Jharkhand bandh

Bhubaneswar: In view of the bandh call given by Maoists in Jharkhand on last day of the Martyrs’ Week (Shahid Saptah) today, security has been tightened in bordering areas of Odisha. While combing operation conducted jointly by Odisha police and CRPF has been intensified in Bisra, Chandiposh, Topadihi and K. Balang area, more than 60 […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Maoists damage Essar pipeline in Chitrakonda

Malkangiri: Maoists allegedly damaged an iron ore pipeline of Essar Steel near Dighajanabai village under Ralegada panchayat in Chitrakonda area of the district late on Saturday night. As per reports, the red rebels have cut the pipeline laid from Chhattisgarh to Andhra Pradesh disrupting company’s operations. Though no banner or poster of any Maoist group […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
PLGA Week: Maoist posters found in Nabarangpur

Nabarangpur: Panic gripped the locals after Maoist posters were found at Chandahandi-Jharigaon ghat in Umerkote in district on the last day of the Peoples Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA) observed by the ultras. In the posters, CPI (Maoist) urged people to continue with their agitation to protect water, forest and land of the tribals. On receiving […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Maoists kill man suspecting him to be a police informer

Malkangiri: Maoists allegedly killed a man suspecting him to be a police informer in Dhakadrasi area under Mathili police limits of Malkangiri yesterday. The deceased has been identified as Anant Nath Bhumiya of Bariguda village. As per reports, Bhumiya had gone to a nearby village to see ‘Jatra’ last night where the rebels arrived and […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Maoist posters ask locals to stay off from Police, CRPF

Rayagada: Maoists put up posters in three tribal villages of Rayagada district have sparked off panic in the region. The posters put up by the CPI Maoist BDN divisional committee, asked the locals to stay off from police and CRPF. As per reports, posters were put up at the Anganwadi centers of Muniguda and Rajulguda […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
CPI (Maoist) Inducting Children, Giving Military Training: Centre

As per provisions of the JJ Act, a child who is a victim of or affected by any armed conflict, civil unrest or natural calamity, is included as a "child in need of care and protection", among others.

  • Tuesday, 27 July 2021
Maoist couple
Blow to rebels: Maoist couple surrenders in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: At a time when rebels are urging people to extended support to observe martrys’ week, a Maoist couple surrounded before Malkangiri superintendent of police on Sunday. The ultras identified as Mukesh and his wife Ratna decided to shun the path of violence and return to mainstream. Both carried a cash reward of Rs 4 […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Maoists put up posters, block roads calling for support to bandh

Nabarangpur/Nuapada/Bhawanipatna: Posters and banners were put up by Maoists at different places calling for support to Odisha and Chhattisgarh bandh today. Posters were found at several places including on an under-construction chariot of Lord Jagannath in Raighar block of Nabarangpur district. In Kandhamal, posters were put up by the Bansadhara-Ghumusara Nagabali Division Committee last night […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Jawans ready to counter Maoists: South Western range DIG

Koraput: Newly-appointed DIG (Deputy Inspector General of Police) of South Western range Ashish Singh today asserted that security forces are ready to counter Maoists. “We will ensure proper execution of anti-Maoist operation. Hopefully, the good work of Odisha Police will continue in the future as well,” said Singh. Singh, who is the DIG of the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Two Maoists arrested for killing tribal man

Malkangiri: Malkangiri police has arrested two Maoists, allegedly involved in the killing of a tribal man in Kalimela area of the district two days ago. The members of the extremist group, aged around 25 years, were caught by security personnel from a forest near Sudhakunda, Malkangiri Superintendent of Police, Jagmohan Meena informed. However, he  declined […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Maoists planning to use remote-controlled IEDs

  Malkangiri: Security forces in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada have seized booklets from Maoist camps with instructions on planting remote-controlled IEDs (Improvised Explosive Device) to target jawans patrolling especially on motorcycles. “We have seized booklets with instructions on how blasts are executed with remote controls,” Inspector General of Bastar, Vivekanand Sinha said. According to sources, Maoists are […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Man shot at for campaigning against ultras in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A man leading an anti-Maoist campaign at the Silakuta village under Padia police limits in Malkangiri district was today shot at by rebels.The youth identified as Mangulu, is battling for his life at the Malkangiri District Headquarters Hospital (DHH). “He has received bullet injury on his left thigh and his condition continues to be […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Explosives, Maoist items seized in Deogarh forest

Deogarh: Security forces on Wednesday recovered a huge cache of explosives and items belonging to Maoists during a combing operation in a forest near Kerada village under Barkote area of Deogarh district, informed Deputy Commandant of OSAP (SS) Battalion, Laxman Singh today. Acting on a tipoff on presence of Maoist leader Sushant in the jungle, SP of […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Anti-Maoist posters condemn killing of 'police informer' in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Anti-Maoist posters condemning killing of a man on May 15, were spotted at Mahupadar village  here today. The posters put up in the name of ‘Sampurna Hinsamukta Odisha Abhiyan’ threatened the ultras to refrain from such violent acts in future and appealed for a Maoists-free state. On May 15, a group of red rebels […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
No Impact Of Bandh Called By Red Rebels In Four Districts

Phulbani: A 24-hour bandh call, given by the KKBN Division of CPI (Maoist) in four districts of the state including Kandhamal, Kalahandi, Boudh and Nayagarh turned out to be a damp squib today with virtually no impact on the ground. The bandh call by the outfit was meant to protest killing of five Maoists in […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Maoists protest police encounter; call for Kandhamal bandh tomorrow

Phulbani: Making their presence felt once again in tribal-dominated Kandhamal district, Maoists today blocked the Baliguda-Kantamala road near Sudra village in  Baliguda area of the district by placing trees on the road. Vehicular movement on the road was abruptly disrupted due to the road blockade. Posters claiming to have been released by the KKBN Division […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Maoist posters ask locals to follow Marx

Malkangiri: Panic gripped Chitrakonda area after posters by Maoists surfaced at Tinikonia Chhak of Malakangiri district today. The hand written posters on pieces of red cloth urged the locals to celebrate the 200th birth anniversary of revolutionary socialist Karl Marx. The posters bearing the name of Kalimela Regional Committee of outlawed CPI (Maoist) asked the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Abandoned TV triggers panic in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Panic ran high after locals spotted an abandoned old television under a tree at Mudulibeda village under Mathili police limits in Maoist-dominated Malkangiri district on Tuesday. According to reports, the locals spotted the TV under the tree and alerted the officials posted at a nearby Border Security Force (BSF) camp. The BSF officials rushed to […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021