CG-17, Jagdalpur

Three ultras involved in Jiram Ghati Naxal attack surrender

Naxal Surrender

In A major success for Chhattisgarh police. 3 ultras, including a woman, who were involved in last year Bram Ghati Naxals attack on Congress convoy, surrendered before the Bastar Range Inspector General of Police SRP Kalluri on Monday. Naxal Chaitram and his wife Manjula of Narainpur and Naxal Rajni of Rajnandagon surrendered before Narainpur police on Monday. Naxal Commander Chaitram was directly involved in Jiram Ghati massacre while his wife used to cook food for the red rebels, said the IG.

Road construction in forest areas of LWE affected districts is no more a complicated procedure

Dr. Raman Singh Chief Minister in Chhattisgarh

General approval for construction of roads on forestland in 10 Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected districts of state will now be granted easily, as Central Government has slackened the rules related to this procedure. Centre has simplified the procedure for general approval under Section-2 of Central Forest Conservation Act 1980, keeping in view the need of infrastructural development for public utility. As per the simplified procedure, the general approval for construction of two-lane highways on forestland will be given by State Government itself.

State and Centre will together fight against naxalites: Shri Shinde

Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde addresses the meeting with Governor Shekhar Dutt, CM Dr. Raman Singh at Jagdalpur.

Union Minister of Home Affairs Sushil Kumar Shinde said that all the officials and personnel of State Police as well as Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) will continue with their joint action against naxalites with full vigour, till naxalism is uprooted completely from the region. Chhattisgarh Police and CRPF are conducting the anti-naxal operation in Bastar in a well-coordinated manner.

CM unveils statue of Baliram Kashyap

Statue of Late Baliram Kashyap unveiled by Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh.

Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh unveiled the statue of late Baliram Kashyap on Sunday at power house chowk of Jagdalpur, during his daylong visit for unveiling ceremony and Bastar Constituency Area Workers Convention. Dr. Raman Singh was given a warm welcome by the BJP In charge J P Nadda at air field. Addressing the gathering during unveiling ceremony, CM Dr. Raman Singh said that Baliram Kashyap would always be remembered for his lifelong struggle for the development of Bastar division. He only laid the foundation stone of the development of Bastar.