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Category: Internal Conflicts :: Naxalism
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Message behind the attack: stop road construction 25.4.2017 DNA: Opinion
Behind the deadly attack mounted in Chhatisgarh's Sukma district killing 26 CRPF personnel-- the highest casualty inflicted on the force in a single incident since 2010 that saw 76 dead-- is a loud and clear message by maoists to stop the road construction activity in the tribal region, preventing security forces to ingress their stronghold. Hours before the guerrilla attack which saw more than 300 maoists ambush the 74th battalion between Chintagufa and Burkapal villages in south Chhatisgarh on Monday, CRPF recovered two IEDs filled with 10 kg of explosives each on the stretch from Aaranpur (in Danewada) to Jagargunda. Even as one tragedy was averted, the troops fell prey to the surprise attack where the two companies were overpowered by the large cadre of armed maoists. "It was an encounter including gunfight between the maoists and our forces. They fled with some of the troop weapons,'' a senior official said. The attack comes barely six weeks after a similar ambush was laid at Bheji on March 12 when ...
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25 CRPF men killed as Maoists strike in Chhattisgarh, again 25.4.2017 DNA: Opinion
At least 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Maoists in Burkapal area of Sukma district of Chhattisgarh on Monday. The CRPF said the casualty figures could go up as about six jawans are in critical condition. The attack comes as a big embarrassment to the Centre that recently had described the present Naxal (Maoist) situation as the "best" in over a decade-and-a-half earlier. "If you compare with previous years, the situation is under control. We have been successful in controlling the problem and will continue with that. The situation today is best in the past 15-16 years...one can see the statistics," union home minister Rajnath Singh had said in Lucknow on April 2. The fateful attack took place around 12:30 pm when about 300 Maoists armed with automatic weapons swooped on jawans of 74th Battalion of CRPF while they were busy assisting a road construction party at Kalapathar in Burkapal near Maoist-affected Chintagufa in Sukma district. Chhattisgarh ...
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Pace of road construction threatens Reds? 25.4.2017 TOI: Home
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DNA: Sukma attack shakes nation - Watch video to know how Naxals operate 25.4.2017 Zee News : India National
In one of the deadliest attacks, 300 to 400 heavily armed Maoists ambushed a CRPF contingent in a forested patch in Chhattisgarh on Monday.
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Govt. assures to redress deficiencies to prevent Sukma-like attacks 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Govt. assures to redress deficiencies to prevent Sukma-like attacks
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Rajnath Singh briefs PM Modi on Sukma attack 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Rajnath Singh briefs PM Modi on Sukma attack
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Battling Naxalite attacks, CRPF remains headless for 2 months 24.4.2017 India Today| Must Read
The paramilitary force of 2 lakh personnel is now manned by an officiating DG Sudeep Lakhtakiya who will hold the fort till a DG is appointed.
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Amit Shah to start BJP's expansion drive from Naxalbari, West Bengal 24.4.2017 India Today| Must Read
Besides Amit Shah, top party leaders, including almost every Union minister, have been roped in to drive the campaign at booth-level to boost the BJP's prospects.
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Maoist attack on CRPF clear case of intelligence failure: Congress 24.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Condemning the attack on CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, the Congress on Monday said it is a clear case of intelligence failure and called upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi to act decisively against anti-national forces.
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Govt sees Sukma Naxal attack as challenge, no one will be spared: Rajnath Singh 24.4.2017 Zee News : India National
The government has taken as a "challenge" the killing of CRPF personnel by Naxals in Sukma, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday.
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Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh`s Sukma: Political leaders express pain, salute martyrs 24.4.2017 Zee News : India National
Hundreds of Maoists on Monday massacred at least 26 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district in one of the bloodiest attack in the state.
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Naxal attack on CRPF jawans in Sukma: All you need to know 24.4.2017 India Today| Must Read
Catching the security forces by surprise, the extremists divided them into smaller groups and launched the attack with an IED blast followed by indiscriminate firing at around 12.25 PM.
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Timeline of Naxal attacks in Chhattisgarh since 2016 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Timeline of Naxal attacks in Chhattisgarh since 2016
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President condemns attack on CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
President condemns attack on CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh
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Three CRPF personnel injured in naxal attack in Jharkhand 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Three CRPF personnel injured in naxal attack in Jharkhand
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Chhattisgarh CM holds emergency meeting over Sukma attack 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Chhattisgarh CM holds emergency meeting over Sukma attack
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Will rethink strategies to combat Naxalism: Raman Singh 24.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Will rethink strategies to combat Naxalism: Raman Singh
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Sukma attack: None will be spared, says Rajnath 24.4.2017 TOI: Home
The government has taken as a "challenge" the killing of CRPF personnel by Naxals in Sukma in Chhattisgarh, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday and vowed that "no one will be spared". The home minister said he was pained at the killings of the jawans and paid tributes to the martyrs.
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Govt sees naxal attack as challenge, no one will be spared: Rajnath Singh 24.4.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Rajnath Singh said he would possibly go to Sukma
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Had recommended Army cantonment in Bastar: Former home secretary LC Goyal 24.4.2017 TOI: India
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