India's Dirty War

Bahree, Megha
May 2010
Forbes Asia;May2010, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p44
The article reports on the violent struggle over valuable real estate that pits Maoists, known as Naxalites, against the richest people in India. It discusses the rampage in Gompad, a remote village in Chhattisgarh, which killed 16 people and injured a 2-year-old boy and a neighbor who witnessed the violence caused by the police forces due to the belief that the victims sympathized the Maoist insurgents. It says that the Naxalites killed Vimal Meshram, a village head, before the Gompad attack.


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