People’s War in India Clippings 23/11/2014

Maoists laid a “trap” for the choppers in Bastar

Maoists allegedly tried to “mislead” the MI-17 helicopters that were flown to rescue injured CRPF personnel in Sukma district of Bastar on Friday. According to a source involved in Anti- Maoist operations in Chhattisgarh, the Maoists lit up “improvised” smoke candles to “mislead” the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 22/11/2014

Maoist arrested with arms and literature

In a joint operation conducted today, Bihar Police and CRPF nabbed an alleged Maoist operative from East Champaran district of Bihar. Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP), Operations, Raju Kumar said the operation was based on intelligence inputs and the Maoist – Ram Babu Prasad – was arrested [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 21/11/2014

Chhattisgarh: Naxals Hit IAF Chopper, Ambush CRPF Patrol Party

Naxals today ambushed a patrol party and hit an air force helicopter which was evacuating security personnel after a gunbattle in the dense jungles of Sukma in Chhattisgarh, injuring six CRPF personnel and an IAF commando. An encounter broke out when a squad of [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 20/11/2014

Top CPI-Maoist leader Narayan Sanyal out on bail

Sanyal (81), came out of the Hazaribagh jail in Jharkhand on Thursday after a district court in Telangana executed his bail.

A district court in Telangana has executed bail to Narayan Sanyal (81), former Polit Bureau and Central Committee member of the outlawed Communist Party [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 19/11/2014

Private resort at Tirunelly vandalised

A group of people, suspected to be Maoists, vandalised a private resort at Tirunelly in the early hours of Tuesday. The local police said six persons barged into the Agraharam resort and broke the windowpanes of the resort’s office building, staff quarters and reception centre. They destroyed the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 18/11/2014

Maoist recast for better functioning

The CPI(Maoist) have introduced structural changes in their organization by introducing new committee with focus on the Jharkhand-Bihar region and dismantling an existing one. The formation of the East Bihar Eastern Jharkhand Special Area Committee (EBEJSAC) – to dominate four districts of Dumka, Godda, Pakur and Jamtara under [...]

Statement on the thirteenth Party anniversary-CPB (MLM)

Seventh November every year simultaneously is the October revolution day in the international context and anniversary of the establishment of our party, Communist Party Of Bhutan (Marxist-Leninist-Maoist) in our national context. By the way, seventh November this year i.e. today is ninety-sixth October revolution day and thirteenth Party anniversary at a time.

On the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 17/11/2014

‘Security forces only to terrorize voters’

BIHAR-JHARKHAND BORDERS: After being cornered by government and security forces in the past few years, the Maoists have once again tried to hold the centre stage during elections by calling for a complete poll boycott. The announcement was made by the Bihar-Jharkhand Special Area Committee (BJSAC) of [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 14/11/2014

Jharkhand elections: Naxal threat looms large, campaigning low key in Latehar

Ranchi: Even before birds are back in their nests, men and women go indoors. After 5 pm, when darkness is still to cover the area, not even a single bicycle is seen on the roads of Latehar. The dense forests of Latehar [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 13/11/2014

Anti-Naxal ops: CRPF finds Chattisgarh, Jharkhand most tough

New Delhi: CRPF, the lead anti-Naxal force, considers Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand as the most challenging states when it comes to tackling the menace of left-wing extremism (LWE) in the country. It also feels said that states are “under utilising” the paramilitary force’s potential in security-related tasks. [...]