At least 8 Naxals surrendered before the Malkangiri police and Border Security Force (BSF) on March 18.
A portion of a school building was blown up by Naxals in Gaya's Bankey Bazar area.
Five naxals held in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh Five naxals including three girls were held from separate places in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district on Friday, the police said
At the time of the incident, the diesel-laden tanker was engaged in rail track laying work in Rowghat area.
Three naxals of the banned Jharkhand Janmukti Parishad (JJMP) were killed in an encounter with the police in a forest in Lohardaga district on Thursday, a police officer said here.
The encounter broke out early morning in the forest of Sendbahra village under Mechka police station limits when security forces were out on an anti-Naxal operation, Director General of Police (DGP) D M Awasthi told reporters.
Two CRPF personnel were killed and another was injured in an encounter with Naxals in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh Friday, police said.
A team of the police's District Reserve Guard was out on an anti-Naxal operation when the encounter broke out.
Naxals shot dead a man in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district on suspicion that he gave his land to police for setting up their camp, an official said on Tuesday.
The patrolling team, comprising personnel from the DRG and the Special Task Force, was cordoning off a forest at a hill near Gogunda, when the ultras triggered the IED blast, he said.
The incident has been reported a day after the Naxals, on Wednesday, triggered an IED blast in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli in which 16 people including 15 security personnel lost their lives.
15 commandos and a driver of the bus carrying them were killed when Naxals triggered an IED blast in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district.
"A group of Maoists gathered around 3.30 am at Dadapur where the construction of a national highway has been going on since the last few months," Shailesh Balkawade, Superintendent of Police, Gadchiroli said.
BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi has been killed in the attack, ANI quoted P Sundar Raj, DIG-Anti-Naxal Ops as saying.
The gunfight was reported from Kanker district of the state.
Two-AK 47s, one 303 rifle and two pistols were recovered from the killed Naxals.