Dr.G. Ramadevudu, brother of Saibaba met him in Nagpur Central Prison recently. He was witness to the shocking details of the torturous conditions within the prison in which Saibaba is struggling for his life. His brother was appalled by the denial of basic medical facilities despite Court Orders as well as a [...]
Three Maoists killed, four securitymen injured in Bastar encounters
Three members of the Communist Party of India (Maoist) were killed and four securitymen were injured during different encounters in restive Bastar region of Chhattisgarh on Saturday. “Three dead bodies of the Maoists were recovered after an encounter at Sendra village in Bijapur district [...]
Unofficial translation by Signalfire
We are very happy to publish the joint leaflet and poster of the Red Women’s Committees of Vienna and Hamburg for 8 March 2016!
Proletarians of all countries, unite!
Towards March 8th! Fight patriarchy and imperialism!
We, the Red Women’s Committees of Hamburg and Vienna, call on all revolutionary [...]
Woman Maoist Cadre Killed in Encounter
BHUBANESWAR: A woman cadre was killed during a gun battle between the security forces and the Maoists in a forest in Kalahandi district on Thursday. The combing team comprising Special Operation Group (SOG) and District Voluntary Force (DVF) also recovered arms from the spot. Addressing mediapersons, Kalahandi [...]
Chhattisgarh – Maoist explode 5 IEDs, fire at CAF
Raipur, Feb 11: Maoists detonated five serial IED blasts and fired indiscriminately at the team of CAF (Chhattisgarh Armed Force) but none was injured in insurgency-hit Bijapur district. The rebels exploded landmines between Bodli and Bhairamgarh under Bhairamgarh police station limits while a CAF’s [...]
Govt installed 1,356 mobile towers in Naxal-hit areas
New Delhi:- Working against odds to improve poor telephone connectivity, government has set up 1,356 mobile towers in Maoist-hit areas, benefiting thousands of people and security personnel who live in remote inaccessible regions. The towers were installed by state-run BSNL as part of an ambitious [...]
— Comrade Anu
[Comrade Anu is a woman member of the Purulia-Bankura-Midnapur Zonal Committee, While talking to us during an interview she narrated her colourful experiences gathered in the struggles in Belphari, in Midanapur district in West Bengal]
Peoples March: Belphari now stands out as a model to the revolutionary masses in West Bengal. [...]
Four Naxal sympathisers arrested
Four Naxal “sympathisers” were today arrested from Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit district of Dantewda for their alleged involvement in torching of vehicles and digging of roads in the region, police said. The alleged Naxal sympathisers identified as Histaram Bhogami, Budhram Bhogami, Malla Midiyami and Gagru Bhaskar, were arrested from Dantewada police [...]
Maoist vows to pay heed to public voice on Sanjit’s killing
IMPHAL, February 7: Pointing out that silence on part of the public and frontal civil society organizations on Sanjit’s killing in a staged fake encounter despite the sensational confession of Head Constable Th Herojit on the killing is the most unfortunate occurrence [...]
Dandakaranya Special Zonal Committee of CPI-Maoist issues press release on fake encounters staged by police in Bastar between September 26 2015 and January 4 2016. Condemns police practices of sexual assault and black propaganda.
Media report summarizing statement in Hindi here
Bhagalpur University professor arrested in Bihar on suspected Naxal links
Patna: A [...]