"Murder, suicide, Naxalite-terrorist killing"
The Naxalite Corridor
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeThe Naxalite Corridor - Credit: Planemad

The Naxalites are far-left radical communists who have been responsible for many violent attacks on the Indian State. They led a violent uprising in 1967, but then broke into several disputing factions in the 1970s. The map shows the districts in which Naxalite movement is still active.

The Naxalites feature in Aravind Adiga's The White Tiger

The White Tiger on Book Drum