Another one bites the dust: Why surrender of India’s top naxal Sudhakar is a big deal

New Delhi, Feb 13: Oggu Satwaji also known as Sudhakar is one of India’s highest ranking naxalites. He was dangerous and was on the most wanted list of the National Investigation Agency.

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Recovery of arms from naxals: NIA files supplementary chargesheet

arms cacheNew Delhi, Jan 10: The National Investigation Agency has filed a supplementary chargesheet in connection with an arms recovery case involving naxalites.

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Squeezed out of Chhattisgarh, the naxal menace takes shape in Kerala

New Delhi, Dec 25: The crackdown on naxalites in their strongholds of Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and Odisha has forced the Maoists to take refuge in other states.

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Undercover as a Central Govt employee, how this man helped spread the naxal movement

Raipur, Dec 24: The Chhattisgarh police carried out a crucial arrest on Sunday. The person to be arrested was N V Rao, a National Naxal Coordinator. The arrest is an important one, considering that Rao was working as a senior technical officer in the National Geophysical Research Institute in Hyderabad, a department that falls under the Central Government.

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Bhima-Koregaon: Don’t raise hyper technicality flaws, SC tells activists

New Delhi, Dec 4: The Supreme Court will examine the chargesheet filed by the Pune Police in the Bhima-Koregaon case. Under examination would be the decision by the police to invoke the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act against the five activists who were arrested in June for their alleged links with the naxalites and the role played in the Bhima-Koregaon violence.

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As Telangana polls draw closer, naxal resurgence at all time high: IB

Hyderabad, Nov 16: As the election dates in Telangana are nearing, the Intelligence Bureau has unearthed another ploy by the naxalites to disrupt the polling process. Since October, at least five alerts have been sounded warning of a big naxal threat.

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How naxals are using coal transport contracts to fund their activities

coalminingNew Delhi, Nov 13: Over the past couple of days the National Investigation Agency has made some crucial arrests in cases that relate to funding of naxalites. A key observation made by the NIA is that coal transport contracts were taken at higher rates that the existing ones and the extra amount was being transferred towards naxalite funding.

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As Chhattisgarh votes, naxals move in huge brigade to cause devastation

chattis-votingBastar, Nov 12: As Chhattisgarh votes in the first phase of the assembly elections, a massive movement of naxalites has been noticed. Intelligence Bureau reports state that at least 70 naxalites from other states have moved into Chhattisgarh in a bid to disrupt the polling process.

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Who is Nambala Keshav Rao, the new aggressive chief of the naxalites

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Nambala Keshav Rao

New Delhi, Nov 8: Gaganna alias Prakash alias Krishna alias Vijay alias Keshav alias Basava Raju alias BR alias Prakash alias Darapu Narasimha Reddy alias Narasimha. These are some of the aliases used by the new chief of the naxalites Nambala Keshav Rao, who took over from the 72 year old Muppala Lakshma Rao alias Ganapathy.

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The lavish life of naxals: SUVs, flats and how ill-gotten money is being invested in land

naxalsNew Delhi, Oct 12: The National Investigation Agency undertook a major exercise while conducting raids at 15 different locations in a bid to crackdown on naxal funding. Raids were conducted at Ranchi, Hazaribagh and Jamshedpur in Jharkhand and Durgapur in West Bengal.

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