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Chhat·tis·garh

 (chŭ′tĭs-gär′)
A state of east-central India south of Uttar Pradesh. Chhatisgarh was split off from the state of Madhya Pradesh in 2000. Raipur is the capital.

Chhattisgarh

(ˌtʃʌtɪsˈɡɑː)
n
(Placename) a state of E central India, created from the SE part of Madhya Pradesh in 2000: consists of a hilly plateau, with extensive forests; agricultural. Capital: Raipur. Pop: 20 795 956 (2001). Area: 135 194 sq km (52 199 sq miles)
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Summary: Dantewada (Chhatisgarh) [India], July 28 (ANI): An encounter broke out between Naxals and District Reserve Guard (DRG) forces in Marjum village here on Sunday morning, said police.
Horrifying footage filmed in Sukma district in Chhatisgarh, central India, shows the blood-soaked man standing calmly as one doctor holds the middle of the arrow while the other saws off the shaft to make it easier to remove.
The Congress party won in the states of Chhatisgarh and Rajasthan, while it was in a close fight with the Bharatiya Janata Party in Madhya Pradesh state.
Remotely joining Abrams and Qadri will be the Bharattiya Janata Party's (BJP) Raman Singh, after his surprise defeat in Chhatisgarh elections on Tuesday.
There were slight finishing mistakes but it did not matter much as we were leading," said Chhatisgarh coach Inder Pal Singh.
28 -- Tata DOCOMO, the unified telecom brand of Tata Teleservices Limited (TTL), today launched an exciting handset bundled offer for its new CDMA customers in Madhya Pradesh and Chhatisgarh. Under this offer, customers can buy Huawei C2835 color FM handset at Rs 1099 along with which they will get 500 minutes of free local calling.
India-based Reliance Industries Limited (Reliance) (BSE: 500325) is likely to bid for a 4,000 megawatt power project at Surguja in the central Indian state of Chhatisgarh, The Times of India has reported without citing a source.
The attack in Rani Badli in Chhatisgarh state was carried out around 2 a.m., senior local police officer A.N.
"Labourer's family was brought from Chhatisgarh to work for a construction site where they were allotted a house in labour camp near the construction site.
The anti-Naxal elite C-60 force of Gadchiroli police on Sunday led the operations in the forests of Kaswapur in south of the district, on the border of Maharashtra and Chhatisgarh, some 1,000 km from the state capital Mumbai.
Hariprasad, AICC general secretary in- charge of Chhatisgarh. The 43- yearold MP did not protest then, but later met Rahul and submitted a handwritten resignation letter alleging that she was insulted.