Paramilitary personnel bust a Maoist camp in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh Police and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel bust a Maoist camp during a joint operationin Rajnandgaon District.

The security forces seized arms, ammunitions and essential items of daily use such as hair oil, soap bars, edibles and transistors among others.

The police on Sunday said the seizure was done after a brief encounter.

Army confirms first training base in Chhattisgarh

RAIPUR: Confirming TOI report on December 13 that the Army had identified land for a training base in Narayanpur district along the edges of Abhujmaad — a Maoist-controlled forest plateau straddling Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra — the Army authorities here have issued a press release describing the move as a win-win prospect for both the people of the region and the armed forces.

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University B Pharm Exam Nov/Dec 2010 Result Declared

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University (CSVTU), Bhilai, Chhattisgarh, on January 8, 2011, has declared the result of Bachelor of Pharmacy (B Pharm) V Semester (Regular & Back), VI Semester (Back) and VII Semester (Regular & Back) exam. The exams were held in November/December 2010. To know more about the results, candidates can visit the university's official website:

Chhattisgarh varsity chief gets death threat

Raipur, Jan 5 (IANS) Chhattisgarh police Wednesday began investigating death threats received by a central university's vice-chancellor and registrar from a caller who claimed to be a Maoist.

Police registered a written complaint in Bilaspur town after Guru Ghasidas University Vice Chancellor Lakshman Chaturvedi and Registrar H.M. Choubey informed them that they were receiving threat calls.

They said the caller claimed to be a member of the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist.

Maoists blast three bridges in Chhattisgarh

Maoist guerrillas blew up three bridges in Chhattisgarh's restive Bastar region on Thursday, police said. The rebels blew up the bridges in Kirandul area in Dantewada district, some 400 km from state capital Raipur. "Two of the bridges were under construction while the third one had been recently

constructed. The rebels placed explosives under the bridges and triggered the blast," an official at police headquarters in Raipur said.

Tribal students benefit from Chhattisgarh Govt.'s 'Hostel Scheme'

Raipur, Dec 20: In its endeavor to promote literacy in the State, particularly tribal children, the Chhattisgarh Government has launched a 'Hostel Scheme' in several interior villages.

The literacy rate is comparatively quite low in several villages of the State.

Education is imparted from Class 1 to 8 under this scheme, and the Government has set up around 110 hostels in Mahasamund District, where more than 5,000 students are presently enrolled.

College student held with leopard skin

Raipur, Dec 17 (IANS) A 20-year-old college student was arrested in Chhattisgarh for carrying a leopard skin, a banned item, a forest official said Friday.

The arrest was made on a tip-off by a forest department team who caught the student carrying leopard skin in a bag, in a bus Thursday in state's Kanker district, about 150 km south from capital Raipur.

PRSU Raipur MA Exam March/April 2010 Result Declared

Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University (PRSU), Raipur, Chhattisgarh, on December 2, 2010, has declared the result of Master of Arts (MA) Final Geography, MA (Final) Sociology and MA (Previous & Rev) History exam. The exams were held in March/April 2010. To know more about the results, candidates can visit the university's official website:

Training Course on “Forest Certification” for the Indian Forest Service Officers inaugurated at Amity University

The one-week long Training Course on “Forest Certification” for the Indian Forest Service Officers organized by Amity School of Natural Resources and Sustainable Development at Amity University, Noida, Sector – 125 was inaugurated today by Dr. J.C. Kala, Ex-Director General (Forests) & Hony. Director General, AIGWES, Dr. Sunil Saran, Vice Chairman, Amity Science Technology and Innovation Foundation and Maj. Gen. R.K. Dhawan, Senior Vice President RBEF & Director International Affairs Division, Amity University