Filed under: Indian Subcontinent | Tags: Anuj Pandy, Asok Mohan Chakraborty, Celatkri, Chhatradhar Mahato, Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist), Communist Party of India - Marxist, CRPF, Dharampur, Gherua, Jitindra Prasad, Kaima, Kolkata, Lalgarh, Maoist leader Bikash, Naxal, Naxalite, People's Committee Against Police Atrocities, Ramgarh, Ramvilas Paswan, Salboni, Sujit Sarkar, West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, West Midnapur
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June 16, 2009
Two more Communist Party of India-Marxist cadres were found dead as pro-Naxal tribals, agitating against alleged police atrocities, on Monday torched three police camps and demolished house of a Marxist leader, virtually taking control of Lalgarh in West Midnapur district after forcing security forces to leave the area.
The police camps at Belatkri and Dharampur and the Ramgarh outpost in Lalgarh were wound up in the wake of apprehensions that tribals, who have launched an agitation under the banner of the People’s Committee Against Police Atrocities, may loot the arms, the police said.
The tribals later torched the Ramgarh police outpost as also police camps at Beratikri and Dharmapur. They also demolished a (more…)