People’s War in India Clippings 3/7/2015

Suspended professor accused of Maoist links released on bail

Suspended Delhi University professor G N Saibaba who was lodged in the central prison here after being accused of Maoist links was released today after he was granted temporary bail for three months by the Bombay High Court. The wheel-chair bound English lecturer was [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 2/7/2015

Maoists kill tribal man ahead of ‘Protest Week’

Malkangiri (Odisha), Jul 2 (PTI) Maoists killed a tribal man suspecting him to be a police informer at Chintamchilika area here as the rebels began a ‘protest week’ today demanding halt to anti-Naxal operations by security forces. A group of ultras had abducted Raman Tamarabi [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/6/2015

Delhi University Professor Arrested for Maoist Links Granted Bail

MUMBAI: Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, arrested a year ago by the Maharashtra police for alleged links with Maoists, has been granted temporary bail of three months.

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/delhi-university-professor-arrested-for-maoist-links-granted-bail-776786

Chhattisgarh govt hikes salary, allowance of cops in anti-Naxal ops

Raipur: In a boost [...]

Igor Mendes is free!

 

 

Political Prisoners Speak Up

NDFP consultant Adelberto Silva, his wife writer-activist Sharon Cabusao, driver Isidro de Lima, & Andrea Rosal’s husband Diony Borre speak on their unlawful arrest and detention.

People’s War in India Clippings 26/6/2015

I am not sure if my husband will come out of prison alive: Professor Saibaba’s wife

In the one year since her husband has been incarcerated, A S Vasantha has got to visit him only five times. They have been communicating mostly with letters. In one, he wrote, “I feel like boiled flesh [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 25/6/2015

Rocket launchers, detonators seized from Naxal hotbed

They were recovered yesterday by a joint team of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and district police from the forest under Madanwada police station limits. In a major haul of Maoists’ weaponry, three improvised rocket launchers and two detonators have been seized from a dense forest in Chhattisgarh’s [...]

Silva and companions should be freed, not transferred to jails that are worse

We have just received reports from lawyers belonging to the National Union of People’s Lawyers that PNP Superintendent Danilo Macerin, chief of the CIDG-NCR, has filed a request for the transfer of political detainee Adelberto Silva to the Special Intensive Case Area of Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City in Metro Manila. Macerin also [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 22/6/2015

Maoist with Rs 5 lakh reward arrested

In a major catch, the Bihar Police arrested a Maoist carrying Rs five lakh reward and his accomplice from a village in Jehanabad district, around 70 kms south of the state capital, a police officer today said. Jehanabad Superintendent of Police (SP) Aditya Kumar said the operative [...]

UPOTUDAK : Stop isolation torture of revolutionary prisoners

REDACTION: UPOTUDAK has published a statement about the revolutionaries who were arrested in the operations against the Confederation of Workers from Turkey in Europe (ATIK) and New Woman (Yeni Kadin). Upudotak made a call to demonstrate in front of the prisons,send letters and expend the petition campaign. International Political Prisoners Solidarity committee (UPOTUDAK) published [...]