Attack on mine site in Kanker
..In the same district, Naxals today set on fire at least 20 vehicles and machines engaged in mining work. These included 13 trucks and 6 Poclain machines (excavators). No one was hurt in the incident, police said. A group of armed ultras raided the Hahaladdi iron ore [...]
MAOISTS ABDUCT 6 TRS LEADERS, DEMAND END TO ANTI-NAXAL OP
The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) Government faced its first serious challenge from the outlawed CPI-Maoist after the ultras abducted six party leaders in Khammam district bordering Chhattisgarh. In a letter signed by CPI-Maoist spokesperson Jagan, the ultras demanded immediate end to the encounters [...]
Naxalite Commits Suicide in Police Custody; 5 Cops Suspended
RAIPUR: A detained Naxalite, who was allegedly involved in the deadly 2013 Jiram Valley attack, allegedly committed suicide at a police interrogation cell in Chhattisgarh’s Narayanpur district, police said today. Following the incident, five policemen, including a sub-inspector, have been suspended. “Baman alias Dinesh [...]
Maoists stay away from polls, help grand alliance
PATNA:The Mahagathbandhan fared well in the Maoist belt as the Red extremists did not impose their call for poll boycott in seats where anti-NDA forces were dominant. The rebels understood that the grand alliance was within sniffing distance of victory in these areas and stayed away [...]
Government ignores green and red considerations
The State Government’s decision to resume bauxite mining in the Jerrela block in the Agency area of Vizakhapatnam district is likely to run the gauntlet of opposition from tribal people of the area and environmentalists. Even more seriously for law and order in north coastal Andhra Pradesh, [...]
Bauxite mining threatens to bring back violence to the tribal hills of Andhra Pradesh
In July 2013, my friend Ramarao and I took a trip to Chintapalle, a hardscrabble town deep inside the tribal areas north of Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. The monsoon hadn’t yet started and the town was dusty and strange. [...]
Powerful IED seized in Sukma
Raipur, Oct 14 (PTI) A powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was today recovered by security forces at National Highway No. 30 in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district. A joint team of CRPF and district police recovered the explosive, weighing around 5 kgs, while carrying out an anti- Naxal operation on [...]
-Osonghotit Khetra Shramik Sangrami Manch
Friends, We are passing through very hard times. “We” means the people of this country, “we” means the working people who labour on the roads and in the factories ; in the fields and in the farms; in the offices and in the shops;and, even inside homes , sometimes [...]
Protest against police murders of Sruthi and Sagar in Hyderabad-Signalfire.
14 encounters with naxalites after Bihar poll notification issued
Security forces have engaged in 14 encounters with Left Wing insurgent groups operating in areas near Bihar-Jharkhand border and apprehended 50 alleged Naxals since the 2015 assembly elections notification was released early [...]
September 6, 2015
PROTECTION OF RIGHTS OF TRIBAL COMMUNITY A LITMUS TEST OF DEMOCRACY IN WHICH MANIPUR GOVERNMENT FAILS!
NEFIS CONDEMNS THE MERCILESS KILLING OF 8 PEOPLE AND INJURING OF MANY IN CHURCHANDPUR DISTRICT OF MANIPUR!
NEFIS DEMANDS THREE ANTI-TRIBAL BILLS TO BE WITHHELD IMMEDIATELY!
North East Forum for International Solidarity(NEFIS) [...]