PLFI

  • Four PLFI members arrested in Palamu 20-04-2014 06:39 PM

    Four activists of a militant outfit 'People's Liberation Front of India' were arrested from Karimati village in Palamu district, police said on Sunday. All the four rebels, arrested on Saturday night, were associated with the organisation for the past six months, Deputy SP Ajay Kumar said. Seven other militants managed...
  • JMM Badgaon block committee president Bacho Hembram shot dead 22-03-2014 03:11 PM

    JMM Bandgaon block committee president Bacho Hembram was shot dead by suspected cadres of the People s Liberation Front of India (PLFI) in adjoining West Singhbhum district in Jharkhand. Hembram, also the Mukhia of Bandgaon block, was taking a stroll near his home after dinner last night when motor-cycle borne...
  • 5 PLFI ultras arrested, large cache of arms seized 11-03-2014 08:29 AM

    Five ultras of the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) including a sub-zonal commander of Eastern region were arrested from various places of Khunti and Ranchi districts, the police said on Monday. While two ultras were arrested from Khunti district on Monday night, three more were taken into custody from...
  • Construction firm official kidnapped last month rescued, 2 arrested 04-03-2014 11:25 PM

    An official of a construction company working for the Indian Railways, who was kidnapped by unknown armed men in this Naxal-affected district last month, was rescued unharmed on Tuesday, police said. "Two persons, allegedly belonging to the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI), identified as Sachin Ganju and Kameshwar Ganju...
  • Businessman dragged out of house, shot dead by suspected PLFI activists 10-02-2014 08:56 AM

    Suspected activists of the ultra outfit PLFI shot dead a businessman in Pidihatu village under Murhu police station area in the Naxal-affected Khunti district, a senior police officer on Sunday said. Laced with fire-arms, the ultras arrived in the village in search of Sohrai Sawansi on Saturday night and dragged...
  • Villagers resolve to help police in anti-naxal operation 28-01-2014 10:35 PM

    Residents of around 500 villages in the Maoist-hit Jashpur district in north Chhattisgarh have taken a collective decision to help police in the anti-Naxal operation in a bid to curb their alleged atrocities and illegal activities. "The natives of various villages, including Thuthi Amba, Tepar Toli, Awrapali and Kathal Dand...
  • Three persons killed by suspected PLFI operatives 24-12-2013 12:13 PM

    Three persons were killed by suspected ultras of the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) in Simdega district, police said. "Three men were killed by suspected PLFI ultras at Kuladrum village on Monday night," Superintendent of Police A V Minz told reporters. The assailants used sharp weapons to perpetrate the...
  • 8 PLFI operatives arrested; arms, ammunitions seized 05-12-2013 03:29 PM

    Eight operatives of the ultra outfit PLFI were arrested and arms and ammunition seized from them in Purusothampur village of Palamau district, police on Wednesday said. Acting on a tip-off that a group of PLFI operatives led by zonal commander Laxman Yadav alias Shivshankar Yadav had arrived in the village...
  • Maoists now contract killers, say Police 24-11-2013 06:35 PM

    It's not news that Maoist guerrillas have been killing people to extract levies in Jharkhand. But now, police say they have evidence that Maoists in the state are indulging in contract killing. Jharkhand's Khuti district is one the worst Maoist-violence hit districts of the state. Here, people are killed by...
  • Maoist guerrillas kill three people in Simdega 24-11-2013 06:30 PM

    Maoist guerrillas killed three people at two places in Simdega district of Jharkhand, police said on Sunday. According to police, two people were shot dead in Kolibera area of Simdega district, around 110 km from Ranchi, on Saturday night. Officials added that Peoples Liberation Front of India (PLFI) owned responsibility...
  • CRPF, PLFI activists exchange gunfire in Madhe-Madhukam forest; no casualties reported 19-11-2013 08:36 AM

    CRPF and Jharkhand police exchanged gunfire with ultras of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) on Monday in Madhe-Madhukam forest in Khunti district, police said. "About 30 rounds were exchanged between Jiden Guria squad of the PLFI and the personnel of the CRPF, the Jharkhand Armed Police and the district...
  • 3 killed, 2 injured as suspected PLFI activists open fire in a market 02-11-2013 09:27 AM

    Three persons including a trader and his son were on Friday killed while two others received injuries when suspected activists of ultra outfit PLFI opened fire indiscriminately at a market in Khunti district, police said. A group of over a dozen suspected PLFI members arrived in Saiko village market in...
  • PLFI leader arrested at Bakulda 10-08-2013 08:24 PM

    A leader of the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) was arrested on Saturday with arms at Bakulda in Khunti district, police said. Acting on a tip off, self styled area commander Kali Charan Naik was arrested with a rifle, one 9mm pistol and other materials, Superintendent of Police M...
  • News briefs: Elephants destroy houses, crops in Jamshedpur 05-08-2013 11:34 PM

    Six elephants wreaked havoc at Chalakbigha village adjoining Seraikela- Kharsawan district in the wee hours of Monday. The animals destroyed three houses, damaged crops, including aloe vera plants worth thousands of rupees, and critically injured a villager during the one-and-a-half hour rampage. The injured, identified as Badal Singh Sardar, has...
  • Police arrest four ultras in Lohardaga 30-07-2013 11:38 PM

    Four ultras of asplinter group of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI)were on Tuesday arrested in the forests of Lohardaga district,police said. The outfit's self-styled sub-zonal commander DilipYadav alias Virat Gop, Ramesh Oraon, Veer Bhagwan and BhaduOraon were arrested after the police swung into actionfollowing a tip-off that they had...
  • Five members of a rival Maoist faction killed 15-05-2011 10:03 AM

    Gumla: Five members of a breakaway faction of Maoists, including the bridegroom, were shot dead allegedly by suspected Maoists at a wedding ceremony at Raidih in Gumla district of Jharkhand, the police said on Sunday. Five members of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) were shot dead by rival Maoists...