Against Harrakoder Fake Encounter-Press Release October 25, 2014

An encounter took place in the jungle of village Harrakoder in the Lohundiguda block of Bastar district on the 19th of September 2014 in which the police reported that they killed two Maoists. This is a blatant lie. The facts go like this. On receiving information the police went to the place and opened [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 27/11/2014

Naxal arms factory busted

MUNGER: In a first such instance in the state, a joint operation launched by police and CRPF personnel today busted an arms manufacturing unit of Maoists and seized a cache of sophisticated weapons in Munger district of Bihar. Over 200 personnel of Bihar Police and CRPF took part in [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 26/11/2014

Maoist announces boycott to Modi visit to Manipur

Maoist Communist Party, Manipur (MCPM) Monday announced that the armed outfit would boycott the proposed visit of Narendra Modi to Manipur. In a statement dispatched to the local media, MCPM said that Modi’s visit was not for the welfare of the people of the state [...]

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 [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 15/11/2014

Maoists corroborate home ministers statement- they are down but not out

BIHAR-JHARKHAND BORDERS: Days after union home minister Rajnath Singh cautioned, Maoists are down but not out, the red ultras have come out to prove, what he said was right. Almost repeating the lines of Singh, Bihar Jharkhand special area committee (BJSAC) general [...]

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. [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 9/11/2014

Naxals set vehicles afire, block roads during Bastar bandh

Raipur: Naxals resorted to looting and arson besides uprooting a railway track in restive Bastar region in Chhattisgarh during the one-day ‘Dandkaranya bandh’ called by them, police said. Maoists set on fire three vehicles at Nareli Ghati between Bhansi and Bacheli areas under Bhansi [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 6/11/2014

Andhra Varsity Professor Arrested for Suspected Maoist Links

VISAKHAPATNAM: J Apparao, an associate professor of Andhra University was arrested by the Visakhapatnam rural police during the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday under mysterious circumstances. The police claimed that he was arrested for suspected links with the banned Maoists, triggering tension on the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 4/11/2014

Maoists deny links with extremists, ISI

The outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist) has accused Chhattisgarh government and Bastar police of trying to hatch a “conspiracy” to establish Maoists’ links with Islamic extremists and Pakistan’s the Inter Services Intelligence (ISI). “The government and police are trying to propagate that the Maoists are in [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/10/2014

Two Naxal IED experts held in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: Two Naxal cadres, expert at making improvised explosive devices (IEDs), were arrested from a village in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district, police said Thursday. Koyana Baghel (36) and Sukhram Baghel (37) were apprehended from their native Bukrawada village under Kukanar police station limits of Sukma last night, Inspector [...]