People’s War in India Clippings 29/5/2015

Guns boom again in Visakha Agency

VISAKHAPATNAM: Within 24 hours of the shootout at Cheedipalli in Budaralla panchayat of Koyyuru mandal on Wednesday, security forces exchanged fire with naxals yet again in the Visakha Agency on Thursday morning for nearly half an hour. Almost 200 rounds were fired by the Maoists and combing [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 28/5/2015

Area domination passe, forces to mount intel-backed ops to counter Naxals

NEW DELHI: Widespread combing operations and troop-intensive area domination are out and intelligence-based operations in, according to the new tactical policy being adopted by security forces to counter Maoist guerillas. Having suffered several reverses in the past six months while conducting area [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 27/5/2015

Naxals call upon cops to join ‘struggle’

Maoists appear to have found a new recruitment pool — police officials engaged in anti-Naxal operations. In a statement released by CPI (Maoist) spokesperson Malajulla Venugopal alias Abhay, the Maoist leadership has urged policemen to quit their jobs and join the “revolution” to defeat the “sinister” [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 26/5/2015

SHO suspended in GT Road case, bandh near total in red zone

GAYA: Arjun Prasad, SHO of the Amas police station has been put under suspension on the charge of dereliction of duty during the naxal operation on the all important GT Road Sunday night. No less than 32 trucks were torched by [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 25/5/2015

Over 30 Trucks Set on Fire Reportedly by Naxals in Bihar’s Gaya

GAYA, BIHAR: 32 trucks on the busy Grand Trunk Road in Bihar’s Gaya district have been set on fire, reportedly by Naxals following a two-day bandh call in the region. The trucks were set on fire post [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 24/5/2015

Maoists call Bihar-Jharkhand bandh from Monday

RANCHI: CPI (Maoist) has given a call for two-day Bihar-Jharkhand bandh beginning on Monday to protest against the killing of Bihar Jharkhand North Chhatisgarh Special Area Committee member Sarita Ganjhu in an encounter with security forces on Jharkhand-Bihar border on May 17. The bandh will start from [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 22/5/2015

Naxal wanted in 200 cases in three states held in MP

Dilip alias Guha Uike, a Naxal wanted in Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh for his alleged involvement in more than 200 crimes, has been arrested by the state police after an exchange of fire in the forests of Kantangtola and Kurrezodi in [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 21/5/2015

6 vehicles set ablaze by Naxals

Six vehicles, engaged in the doubling of railway tracks at Tudaparas Camp, six km from Dantewara district headquarters in Chhattisgarh, were set afire by Naxals last night, police said.The ultras first drove away labourers engaged in doubling tracks and then set ablaze a JCB machine, a poclain [...]





Press Statement 15 May 2015

Revolutionary Democratic Front (RDF) condemns the startling verdict of Midnapore court in which Raja Sarkhel, Prasun Chatterjee, Chhatradhar Mahato and 3 others sentenced for life under ‘sedition’ and various sections of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA). All [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 20/5/2015

Woman naxal held

A woman naxal was arrested during a search operation in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Kanker district, police said today. Acting on a specific input, she was apprehended from Enhur village under Siksod police station limits last evening, a police official told PTI. A joint squad of Border Security Force (BSF) and district [...]