People’s War in India Clippings 1/12/2015

Police conduct combing operations in forests bordering Kerala

Armed police personnel were involved in intensive vehicle check at Mangarai Checkpost, near Anaikatty. They stopped and searched vehicles that were entering and leaving Kerala. In addition to the local police, Tamil Nadu Special Police personnel were also involved in conducting combing operations in the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/11/2015

Forces in Chhattisgarh count more dead Naxals than ever

Security forces in Chhattisgarh have signalled a sharp increase in the number of “insurgents killed in operations” in the current month. Police statistics show that of the bodies of Naxals recovered after encounters this year, over 40 per cent — 18 out of 43 [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 29/11/2015

2 naxal ‘sympathisers’ bound over

Srirampur police on Saturday made a couple of sympathisers of CPI (ML) Janashakti naxalites bounden the presence of Mancherial Tahsildar for good behaviour. The duo, Virugulla Mallaiah, aged 63 years and Mekala Poshamallu, aged 65 years, both retired Singareni Collieries workers are known to have assisted the extremists [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 27/11/2015

Naxal held in AP

A 19-year-old Maoist was arrested from Gollaguppa village in East Godavari district, police said today. Mutchika Adamaiah alias Aduma was apprehended last night when he tried to run away from police during the combing operation on the border of Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, East Godavari SP M. Ravi [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 25/11/2015

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 [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 24/11/2015

Naxal commander killed in Chhattisgarh

The Chhattisgarh police on Tuesday gunned down a Naxal commander in Maoist-hit Dantewada district, taking the number of rebels killed in various encounters in Bastar region this month to 15. Dantewada Superintendent of Police (SP) Kamlochan Kashyap said the encounter took place at around 1 P.M. between a [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 22/11/2015

Four women Naxals killed by security forces in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: Four women Naxals were killed and a top rebel leader injured in a major gunbattle with security forces in the wee hours of Sunday in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district, taking to 14 the number of Maoists gunned down in the worst-hit Bastar region in November. [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 21/11/2015


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 [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 19/11/2015

Two Naxals gunned down in encounter with police

Raipur:At least two Naxals were today killed by security forces following a major gun-battle in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Sukma district. “The operation was launched collectively by CRPF’s elite Commando Battalion for Resolute Action’s (CoBRA) 208 battalion and two teams of state’s District Reserve Group (DRG) under [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 18/11/2015

Ganjam District Committee protests against alleged atrocities on tribals, demands compensation

Alleging security forces of perpetrating atrocities on tribals, Ganjam District Committee of Communist Party of India (Marxist) protested Wednesday and submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister through the Revenue Divisional Commissioner. “Many tribals are exploited and even killed by police forces [...]