Lanji Forest blast: NIA charges 19 naxalites

New Delhi, Sep 08: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against 19 CPI (Maoist) terrorists and overground workers in connection with the Lanji Forest IED blast case that took place in West Singhbhum, Jharkhand.

The probe conducted by the NIA has established that the arrested accused Ramrai Hasda was a close associate of senior naxal leaders operating in the area. On the directions of his top commanders, Hasda along with another accused Nelson Kandir, Sorto Mohali and Mandal Munda had conducted a reconnaissance and finalised the location for the attack.

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NIA charges 7 naxals from Bengal, Jharkhand for killing 5 police personnel

New Delhi, Aug 04: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against seven naxalites in connection with a case relating to the killing of five police personnel in Saraikela Kharsawan District of Jharkhand.

The NIA charged seven accused from Jharkhand and West Bengal. They are Soma Sardar, Atul Mahto, Ram Prasad Mardi, Prabhat Munda, Gulshan Singh Munda, Ravi and Doctor alias Pradeep Mondal.

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NIA attaches inter-college belonging to commander of banned outfit Tritiya Prastuti Committee

New Delhi, June 02: The National Investigation Agency has attached immovable property and land in Jharkhand belonging to a self styled commander of the Tritiya Prastuti Committee, a banned organisation. An inter-college and 245 decimals of land were attached by the NIA at Jharkhand’s Chatra district.

Officials tell OneIndia that the self styled commander Gopal Singh Bhokta is involved in raising illegal money through extortions and illegal collection of levy through his banned organisation, TPC. 

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NIA raids 3 locations in Bengal, Jharkhand in connection with Nimtita Railway Station bomb blast case

New Delhi, Mar 26: The National Investigation Agency conducted searches at three locations in West Bengal and Jharkhand in connection with the Nimtita Railway Station bomb case.m

The case was originally registered in February in Murshidabad after a bomb blast occurred at the Nimtita Railway Station. In the incident 27 persons including Jakir Hossain, a minister in the West Bengal government was injured.

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NIA charges zonal commander of TPC, a break-away group of the CPI (Maoist)

New Delhi, Feb 26: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against Vikas Ganjhu, the zonal commander of the Tritiya Prastuti Comittee, a Jharkhand based terror group.

The case pertains to the recovery of Rs 5 lakh in cash along with arms and ammunition from Shyam Bhokta, an operative of the outfit. The TPC is a break-away group of the CPI (Maoist). 

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Elgar Parishad: The case against Stan Swamy 

New Delhi, Oct 09: The National Investigation Agency arrested Jharkhand based activist Stan Swamy from his Ranchi home in connection with the Elgar Parishad case.

It may be recalled that Swamy who is a Jesuit priest was questioned by the NIA in July and August. He was summoned by the NIA to Mumbai this week. The NIA says that he has links with the naxalites. 

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PLFI extortion: NIA arrests key accused in Jharkhand

NIA-33New Delhi, July 14: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested an accused in the PLFI terror funding case in Jharkhand. The accused has been identified as Fuleshwar Gope. The case pertains to the seizure of Rs.25.38 lakh, belonging to Dinesh Gope, Chief of PLFI (People’s Liberation of India), which were about to be deposited in SBI, Branch Bero, Ranchi in 2016.

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NIA conducts search at Jharkhand in connection with naxal funding case

nia-22New Delhi, June 04: The National Investigation Agency conducted searches in connection with the terror funding case relating to the CPI (Maoists) in Jharkhand. The searches were conducted in the office premises of M/S Ram Kripal Singh Construction Private Limited Company at Ranchi in Jharkhand.

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In 2014 elections at Jharkhand, J&K parties collected funds to tune of Rs 159 crore

political-parties-fundNew Delhi, Nov 21: The total funds that the 18 political parties collected during the elections held at Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand in 2014 was Rs 159.46 crore. Funds collected by the parties at the Central Headquarters was Rs 128.46 crore and expenditure was Rs 77.85 crore.

Jharkhand State Units spent Rs 12.46 crore while the J&K state units spent Rs 1.11 crore says an analysis done by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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