Narayanpur, November 11, 2008: At least three naxalites were killed today by the Narayanpur district Police of Chhattisgarh in a gun battle and also recovered arms and explosives.
About seven Maoists must have been killed but the bodies of three of them have been recovered by the police, Narayanpur police sources told ChhattisgarhTopNews.Com.
After a fierce gun battle near Khod village, about 13 km from the district headquarters, police also recovered six country made rifles and one five KG tiffin bomb, to be used as an improvised explosive devise, the sources said.
Searching of the area was under progress, they said adding the naxalites might have taken with them the dead bodies of four Maoists.
Chhattisgarh will experience medium to heavy rainfall today and that would intensify further, Weathermen predicted today.
Ruling Congress in Chhattisgarh today failed to reach a conclusion over finalisation of names for the 2023 Assembly election.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel today wrote a letter to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi against the previous Dr Raman Singh government and said despite declaration of ODF 15 lakh families of the state are lacking proper toilet facilities.
The Chief Election Commissioner of India Rajeev Kumar today enquired about the amount of seizure of liquor, cash and other materials, which are used to lure voters ahead of the Chhattisgarh Assembly election.
A high level team from the Election Commission arrived here today to review the preparedness of the Chhattisgarh Assembly election 2023.
Sleuths from the Enforcement Directorate today raided the houses of four of the close aids of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on his birthday, including that of the official residence of his Advisor Vinod Verma