NAXAL GUNNED DOWN IN ENCOUNTER
Security forces gunned down a Maoist in a gun battle with the insurgents in a forested patch of Dantewada district, police said on Wednesday. Huge amount of arms and explosives were also recovered from the encounter site, Superintendent of Police (SP), Dantewada, Kamlochan Kashyap said.“The encounter happened following [...]
Two Maoists killed in Bastar encounter
Two Maoists were killed and four arrested during two different encounters with the police in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday. “One Maoist was killed and four woman Maoists were arrested in an encounter with police teams near Nihadi village of Dantewada district on Wednesday. The face-off [...]
Weekly shanties caught in police Maoist crossfire
Khammam: Caught in the crossfire of the police and the Maoists, the ‘Weekly Shanties’ (weekly markets), said to be the lifeline that caters to the needs of people living in forest fringe tribal pockets abutting Chhattisgarh border, came to a grinding halt for the last few [...]
Security intensified in Naxals-hit Odisha districts
Berhampur (Odisha): Security has been beefed up and combing operation intensified in Naxal-hit southern Odisha districts in view of the Naxalites deciding to observe ‘Martyr’s Week’ from Tuesday. With Odisha Maobadi Party Chief Sabyasachi Panda behind bars, the police fear influx of CPI (Naxalite) cadres from neighbouring [...]
PBCP ‘regional leader’ killed in Kushtia District
Palash Malitha (29), a ‘regional leader’ of Purbo Banglar Communist Party (PBCP) was killed during a gunfight with Police in Khamarpur village of Kushtia District on July 25, reports The Daily Star. Police recovered a firearm, three bullets and three sharp weapons from there.
Lawyers have started a sit-in outside the house of Günay Özarslan, slain by police today.
Turkish police hit 140 addresses in 26 districts in Istanbul today in an operaton that was reportedly aimed at the YDG-H (Patriotic Revolutionary Youth-Movement) the DHKP-C (Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party-Front) and ISIS/Daesh. While much is being made of [...]
An operation was launched against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party/Front (DHKP/C), PKK and Patriotic Revolutionary Youth Movement (YDG-H) in İstanbul. Günay Özaslan, a member of DHKP/C was killed during the operation. According to the statement of Prime Ministry Coordination Center, 251 people were detained. İstanbul Security Directorate Anti-Terror [...]
Two Wanted Naxals Held in Chhattisgarh
Two Naxals, carrying cash reward on their heads, were today arrested during a joint search operation in the insurgency-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said. The cadres identified as Maansingh alias Arjun (45) and Sanker Salam (30), active at different capacities under Partapur area committee of the [...]