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sukma attack

Congress attacks Modi’s ‘aimless’ security policy

The party, however, kept it’s focus on the Centre and reminded of the last year’s attack in Sukma last year in which 26 CRPF personnel were killed.

14 Mar 2018 1:41 AM

Naxals blow up armoured vehicle, kill 9 CRPF jawans

Attack after forces had gunbattle with 100 rebels.

14 Mar 2018 1:03 AM

9 CRPF jawans killed as Maoists blow up security vehicle in C'garh's Sukma

The blast occurred when a team of CRPF's 212th battalion was patrolling in a forest in Kistaram area of Sukma.

13 Mar 2018 2:34 PM

Burkapal attack: Report hints at conspiracy

The BSNL towers in the region had gone dead hours before the deadly ambush was carried out and started functioning after the attack.

05 Jul 2017 1:26 AM

3 jawans dead, over 12 Naxals killed in Sukma as Operation Prahar ends

The DG said that approximately 1500 security personnel participated launched a 56-hour long offensive against Naxals.

25 Jun 2017 6:19 PM


Sukma encounter: 1 more police jawan dies; toll climbs to 3

Two District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawans were earlier killed and many others sustained injuries in the gunbattle in Sukma's Chintagufa area.

25 Jun 2017 3:48 PM

2 security personnel killed, 3 injured in Sukma operation against Naxals

However, Naxal Operation's DG said, 'Operation Prahar' was the biggest and most successful counter-insurgency operation against the Naxals.

24 Jun 2017 8:05 PM

3 jawans critical after encounter with Maoists in Sukma

At the time of filing this report, the encounter is still underway and the forces are retaliating against the Maoists.

24 Jun 2017 4:13 PM

13 naxals arrested from Chhatisgarh, 2 involved in Sukma attack

A gun-battle broke out when security forces cordoned off forests between Kodenar and Kudur after receiving inputs about movement of ultras.

01 Jun 2017 9:41 PM

C'garh: Maoists threaten Akshay, Saina for helping kin of slain CRPF jawans

In a pamphlet, the two celebrities have been threatened besides urging other celebrities to stand with the poor and the revolution.

29 May 2017 5:21 PM


Sukma attack: Commander who led CRPF suspended for 'failure of leadership'

Top CRPF officers said the suspension of the commander was ordered following a report about shortcomings that may have led to the massacre.

24 May 2017 10:29 AM

Naxals planning Sukma repeat: Intelligence

Intelligence sources say over100 armed guerrillas from Telangana, Andhra and Odisha have sneaked into Bastar.

19 May 2017 6:32 AM

8 Naxals arrested from Sukma for attack on CRPF which killed 25

With this, the number of ultras arrested for the April 24 attack has risen to 17, officials said.

17 May 2017 9:33 AM

Rs 11,000 crore project for Naxal-hit areas

The project will be implemented under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana.

15 May 2017 12:23 AM

Vivek Oberoi donates 25 flats to Sukma martyrs’ families

Twenty five Central Reserve Paramilitary Force jawans were killed in Sukma.

14 May 2017 2:05 AM


Sukma: Under threat, 3 villages gave food, meds to Maoists, say reports

The Maoists used a number of women, children and aged people as shields to prevent CRPF from retaliating, said the report.

12 May 2017 9:04 PM

Taking on the Naxals

Using drones for surveillance might just make a difference.

10 May 2017 12:10 AM

Raman Singh's 'Mission Sukma' to provide air support to target naxal leaders

Sukma is a core area for the naxalites. We should start a mission with a clear aim to rid Sukma of this problem, Singh said.

08 May 2017 4:25 PM

Month on, fund for martyrs’ kin collects Rs 2 crores

Out of the total amount, Rs 60 lakh of donation was received for 26 CRPF personnel killed by Naxals in the Sukma attack last month.

08 May 2017 2:37 AM

Naxal operations: Rajnath, 10 CMs to meet today

CRPF shifts strategic command centre for anti-Maoist ops from Kolkata to Raipur.

08 May 2017 12:54 AM