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One funeral pyre for 17 accident victims in Chhattisgarh village | India News – Times of India

RAIPUR: The true horror of the accident that killed 19 tribal women in Chhattisgarh's Kabirdham emerged on Tuesday when survivors narrated how the driver jumped off, screaming that the brakes had failed, and the unmanned pickup hurtled down a cliff with a group of terrified women staring at death.The pickup driver Dinesh Yadav and the vehicle's owner, Ramkrishna Sahu were arrested Tuesday, Kabirdham SP Abhishek Pallava said.In Semarha, a lone funeral pyre blazed on Tuesday for 17 of the victims - 10 from one family. In nearby Singhari, two more women were cremated.!(function(f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { function loadFBEvents(isFBCampaignActive) { if (!isFBCampaignActive) { return; } (function(f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { if (f.fbq) return; n = f.fbq = f...

Video | Chhattisgarh: Kabirdham में खाई में गिरी गाड़ी, हादसे में 19 की मौत

Chhattisgarh: Kabirdham में भीषण सड़क हादसा हो गया है. एक मिनी मालवाहक गाड़ी खाई में जा गिरी. इस हादसे में 19 लोगों की मौत हो गई है. सभी मृतकों का एक साथ अंतिम संस्कार किया गया. Source link

Three, including Maoist couple, surrender in Kothagudem

A Maoist couple and a village committee in-charge of the banned CPI (Maoist) from Chhattisgarh have surrendered before the police in Telangana’s coal town of Kothagudem in Bhadradri Kothagudem district on Monday, police said.The trio were identified as Kovasi Ganga alias Mahesh (30), his wife Sodi Ungi alias Jhansi (28), both members of the Eturunagaram-Mahadevpur Area Committee in Telangana, and Kaluma Budra (35), in-charge of the Dandakaranya Adivasi Kisan Mazdoor Sanghathan (DAKMS)‘s Puttapadu village committee in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district. They turned themselves in before Bhadradri Kothagudem district Superintendent of Police B. Rohith Raju and the officials of the CRPF 81 and 141 battalions in Kothagudem on Monday afternoon. Police said the trio had joined the mainstream by shu...

Woman killed after stepping on IED planted by Naxalites in Chhattisgarh | India News – Times of India

BIJAPUR: A 25-year-old woman was killed after an improvised explosive device (IED) planted by Naxalites went off in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on Saturday, the police said. Shanti Punem was collecting tendu leaves near Mallur village within the limits of the Gangaloor police station when she died in the blast, a police official said. Engrossed in her work, Punem stepped on the pressure IED, triggering the explosion, the official said. The scene of the blast is about 20 km from Pidia village, where 12 Naxalites were gunned down in an encounter with security personnel on Friday. After being alerted about the incident, a police team was sent to the spot, he said. Naxalites often plant IEDs along roads, dirt tracks and in forests to target security personnel during patrolling in the in...