The Odisha CM also urged Left-wing extremists to shun violence and become a part of developmental activities in the region.
Father Stan Swamy was arrested last month in connection with a case regarding instances of violence that occurred in Bhima Koregaon in 2018.
District police's campaign named 'Lon Varratu', launched this year for the rehabilitation of Naxals, is yielding positive results as 177 ultras have surrendered so far.
Anand Teltumbde is the grandson-in-law of Dalit icon Dr B R Ambedkar, whose 129th birth anniversary is being observed today
The encounter took place around on Saturday near Korajguda hills in Chintagufa area when a joint team of security forces was out on an anti-Naxal operation.
The woman has been arrested on sedition charges and sent to judicial custody for raising "Pakistan Zindabad" slogan at an anti-CAA rally
According to Arupjyoti Saikia's lawyer, the academic will be questioned by NIA again on Tuesday.
It was Amit Shah's first visit to the BSF headquarters after becoming home minister in the Modi government's second term.
Raj Bhavan said the letter was from "TSPC Jharkhand", an apparent reference to the Maoist group Tritya Sammelan Prastuti Committee.
The security forces had claimed they came across a meeting of Maoists in June 2012 in Bijapur. Following a gun battle, 17 Maoists were killed.
The Defence minister spoke in the wake of violence by the left-wing extremists in Latehar and Palamau districts of Jharkhand.
The hacking of a wider group of top government officials’ smartphones than previously reported suggests the WhatsApp cyber intrusion could have broad political and diplomatic consequences.
Acting on a specific intelligence input about the location of a Maoist training camp in the interior forest of Orchha, about 350 km from Raipur, a team of DRG raided the place, police said.
The exchange of fire occurred in the forest near Sitagota village under Baghnadi police station area, when a team of District Reserve Guard (DRG) was out on an anti-Naxal operation
The constable's body was taken to the Pushpal camp from where it will be shifted to his battalion headquarters in Dantewada's Barsoor.
The gunbattle took place around 4 pm in the forest near Tiriya village under Nagarnar police station area bordering Odisha.
Santosh Punem last year contested the state Assembly polls from Bijapur seat on Samajwadi Party ticket
The blast took place around 5 am when a joint team of the CRPF's special jungle warfare unit, CoBRA, and the state police was carrying out an operation in the forests of Kuchai area in the district, officials said.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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