Bastar(Search results - 17)
IndiaJun 18, 2019, 7:21 PM IST
From BJP worker killed in Bengal to soldier martyred in encounter, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
In a meticulously discussed plan to deal and combat red movement, Chhattisgarh Police in insurgency-hit Dantewada district are now using Gondi' – the local dialect popularly spoken in Bastar region as their new weapon. In the latest attack on Tuesday morning, a soldier was martyred and another injured in an encounter in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. Anantnag has witnessed several such incidents in the recent past. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds.
IndiaJun 18, 2019, 12:22 PM IST
Chhattisgarh police to use new weapon 'Gondi' in naxal hit regions
The knowledge of the local dialect will be helping police personnel in the region establish proper communication with the local population and also result in understanding their feelings as well as emotions towards security forces
IndiaJun 12, 2019, 5:29 PM IST
Police arrest top Maoist commander couple with 52 cases against their names
The couple worked extensively to increase the network of Maoists in Bastar as well as the Maharashtra region. According to sources, they also recruited young people for Maoist training.
IndiaApr 12, 2019, 3:27 PM IST
Naxals keep Chhattisgarh burning since 2015, but fail miserably in scaring voters
On April 9, the outlaws executed an improvised explosive device (IED) blast killing BJP Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) Bheema Mandavi and four security personnel in insurgency-hit Dantewada district
Ground ReportApr 11, 2019, 8:05 PM IST
How Bastar villagers taught naxals the power of democracy
Villagers in Bastar, Chattisgarh have now cast their vote in the first phase of general elections amid high security. Despite threats from naxals to boycott the election, villagers walked 10km to the polling stations.
IndiaNov 7, 2018, 8:18 PM IST
Naxal-hit Bastar becomes hub of 'black rice'
Harvesting will take place on the first week of November this year. If everything goes well, cultivation of black rice may emerge as a profitable crop for farmer of Bastar due to its high demand globally, say experts.
IndiaOct 9, 2018, 1:53 PM IST
Invite to Siddharth Varadarajan bombs: Home ministry says it’ll be careful; defence asked to probe
Modi govt responds to complaints against inviting journalist who supports 'Maoist terrorist ideology' and 'defames Indian Army' to address IAS trainees at Lal Bahadur Shastri Academy of Administration and at the army commanders’ conference
IndiaAug 12, 2018, 9:23 PM IST
Maoists rework strategy of direct clash with police after setbacks, focus on damaging public property
The thinking behind the Maoists' strategy is to trap the police in human rights issues, especially with elections approaching, so that they become weak