4 woman among 8 Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh

Raipur, July 19 : Eight Maoists, including four women, were gunned down in a gun battle with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district early on Thursday, police said. The incident took place around 6.30 a.m. in a forest near Timenar village along the border of Bijapur and Dantewada districts when a joint team of the […]

LeT militant killed in J&K gunfight

Srinagar, July 19 : A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant was killed in a gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday, police said. The militant was identified as a Pakistani national. The gunfight in Batapora village of Handwara area of the district started after a joint patrol of the security forces, searching […]

4 women among 8 Maoists gunned down in Chhatisgarh

Dantewada (Chhattisgarh), July 19 : Eight Maoists, including four women, were shot dead on Thursday in an encounter with security forces in an area adjoing the border of Dantewada-Bijapur districts in Chhattisgarh, an official said. Several sophisticated firearms were recovered from them. Confirming the incident, Inspector General of Police – Bastar Range, Vivekanand Sinha said […]

Militants ambush troopers in Manipur, 1 injured

Imphal, July 19 : An Assam Rifles trooper was seriously wounded when suspected Naga militants from the NSCN(K) ambushed them on Thursday morning at Joupi in Manipur’s Chandel district, police said. Chandel Superintendent of Police Angam Kameie said the injured trooper, Appu Barma, was flown to a military hospital in Imphal West district. Barma suffered […]

Contractor beaten to death by Maoists in Jharkhand

Ranchi, July 19 : A contractor has been beaten to death and three others were injured by Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand’s Chatra district, police said on Thursday. On Wednesday night, the guerrillas belonging to Tritiya Sammelan Prastuti Committee (TSPC) raided Meral village and started thrashing villagers, accusing them of being police informers. The contractor was […]