Peoples War in India Clippings 22/4/2014

Naxalites torch vehicles deployed for road work

CHANDRAPUR: A group of over 50 Naxalites on Monday evening set afire vehicles deployed for construction work on Dechlipetha-Jimalgatta road near Dechlipetha village in Jimalgatta subdivision of Gadchiroli district. The rebels also stalled Aheri-Jimalgatta bus passing through the road for around an hour. Sources said the [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 21/4/2014

Over 800 kgs of explosives; 100 IEDs seized till now in Naxal-hit area

Over 800 kg of explosives and 127 improvised bombs have been recovered by security forces from across Naxal violence-hit areas since the Election Commission sounded the poll bugle in the country on March 5. The maximum of these killing traps and [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 19/4/2014

Anti-Naxal Force mistakenly kills a Muslim cattle-trader; bandh called in Mangalore

Mangalore: The Anti-Naxal Force (ANF) personnel have reportedly shot dead a Muslim cattle trader suspecting him to be a Naxalite on Saturday, April 19. The ANF officials were on night vigil when the incident took place near Shringeri check post on the [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 16/4/2014

All set for general strike: Maoist

IMPHAL, April 15: The Maoist Communist Party Manipur has in a press release said that preparation for the April 16 general strike called against the misuse of Local Area Development fund of the MP Dr Th Meinya Singh for ten years all set ready and further disclosed [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 15/4/2014

MCP calls for 12 hr general strike in Manipur

The Maoist Communist Party (MCP) is calling a 12 hour general strike in Manipur on Wednesday ahead of the polling in the general Inner Manipur Parliamentary seat. Its demolition squads have planted 15 bombs at strategic places to make the strike a success. This was [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 14/4/2014

Maoist leader killed in Narayanpatna

A hardcore Maoist was killed in an exchange of fire at Narayanpatna in Koraput district of Odisha at around midnight of Sunday. Speaking to The Hindu, Koraput Superintendent of Police (SP) Awinash Kumar said the slain leftist extremist was identified as Purna Hulka, an area commander of Srikakulam-Koraput [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 13/4/2014

IEDs were waiting for personnel in Chhattisgarh

CRPF personnel had successfully completed a road-opening process in the Darbha Valley, securing all EVMs used in the April 10 polling in Bastar and officials, before some of them decided to board an ambulance on Saturday. The decision proved costly as five of them were killed [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 12/4/2014

Maoist rebels kill 13 in blasts in Indian state

(Reuters) – Suspected Maoist rebels set off two bombs in the eastern Indian state of Chhattisgarh on Saturday, killing 13 people, most of them paramilitary soldiers and officials charged with holding elections in the region. The attacks, half an hour apart, were the most serious [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 11/4/2014

One Jawan killed, five injured in Gadchiroli Naxal firing

One police jawan was killed and five were seriously injured when the Maoists opened fire on a police team in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra on Friday. The incident took place when a team of Jimalgatta police station, was rescuing the polling party of Dambrancha polling [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 10/4/2014

2 CRPF jawans killed in suspected Naxal attack on polling day

Bihar Patna: Two jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed and four others injured in a landmine blast in Bihar early this morning. The blast took place between Jamui, where voting is being held in the third phase of Lok [...]