The policemen's bodies were found in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, Indo-Asian News Service quoted a state minister as saying in Raipur, the state capital of Chhattisgarh where there is a big presence of the Naxalite
On March 11, 2014, the village was raided by a convoy of 200 Naxalite
insurgents, mostly tribal militants subscribing to Maoist political philosophy, who, after claiming the lives of 16, retreated back to the forest with replenished stocks of arms and ammunition.
Today the Naxalite
movement poses the biggest threat to the Indian state.
The attack took place in Dantewada district, a stronghold of the Naxalite
rebels, when a police patrol party was checking security of an under-construction road, Xinhua reported.
Her latest, The Lowland , which was on the long list for the Man Booker Prize, casts its net wider and offers a glance at the turbulent Naxalite
movement that ravaged Bengal in the late 1960s.
In February 2009, the central government announced a new nationwide initiative, to be called the "Integrated Action Plan" (IAP) for broad, co-ordinated operations aimed at dealing with the Naxalite
problem in all affected states -namely-Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.
Thiruvananthapuram A former inspector general of police in Kerala, K Lakshmana, who was convicted in the Naxalite
Varghese case and was serving a life term in prison, has been freed following a remission granted by the state government.
Similar charges have been leveled against Naxalite
The displacement of the people and hunger deaths in the region, one of the poorest, fuelled increased Naxalite
He said that to help Madhya Pradesh effectively tackle naxalite
problem, Mandla and Dindori districts should be re-included in the Security Related Expenditure (SRE) Scheme and Sidhi, Singrauli, Anuppur, Shahdol and Umaria districts should be immediately brought under it.
We think the state police assisted by central paramilitary forces are sufficient to overcome the Naxalite
(Maoist) threat,'' he said.
The despair is over the upsurge of Naxalite