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Details of Naxal Affected Districts in India

Published Mar 05, 2019
Updated Apr 29, 2020

Naxal affected Districts 

90 districts in 11 States are considered as affected by Left Wing Extremism (LWE). The State-wise list is given below:

List of 90 districts of LWE affected States

S. No.

State

Number of Districts

Name of Districts

1.

Andhra Pradesh

6

 East Godavari, Guntur,  Srikakulam,  Visakhapatnam,  Vizianagaram,  West Godavari

2.

Bihar

16

Arwal, Aurangabad,  Banka,  East Champaran,  Gaya, Jamui,  Jehanabad,  Kaimur,  Lakhisarai, Munger, Muzaffarpur,  Nalanda, Nawada,  Rohtas,  Vaishali,  West Champaran

3.

Chhattisgarh

14

Balod,  Balrampur,  Bastar, Bijapur,  Dantewada,  Dhamtari,  Gariyaband,  Kanker,  Kondagaon,  Mahasamund,  Narayanpur, Rajnandgaon,  Sukma, Kabirdham

4.

Jharkhand

19

Bokaro, Chatra, Dhanbad, Dumka, East Singhbhum, Garhwa, Giridih, Gumla, Hazaribagh, Khunti, Koderma, Latehar, Lohardaga, Palamu,  Ramgarh, Ranchi, Simdega, Saraikela-Kharaswan, West Singhbhum

5.

Kerala

3

Malappuram, Palakkad, Wayanad

6.

Madhya Pradesh

2

Balaghat, Mandla

7.

Maharashtra

3

Chandrapur, Gadchiroli, Gondia

8.

Odisha

15

Angul, Bargarh,  Bolangir, Boudh,  Deogarh, Kalahandi, Kandhamal,  Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabrangpur, Nayagarh,  Nuapada, Rayagada,  Sambhalpur, Sundargarh

9.

Telangana

8

Adilabad, Bhadradri-Kothagudem, Jayashankar-Bhupalpally, Khammam, Komaram-Bheem, Mancherial, Peddapalle, Warangal Rural

10.

Uttar Pradesh

3

Chandauli, Mirzapur and Sonebhadra

11.

West Bengal

1

Jhargram

          Total

90

 

  

Naxal affected Districts 

         90 districts in 11 States are considered as affected by Left Wing Extremism (LWE). The State-wise list is given below:

List of 90 districts of LWE affected States

S. No.

State

Number of Districts

Name of Districts

1.

Andhra Pradesh

6

 East Godavari, Guntur,  Srikakulam,  Visakhapatnam,  Vizianagaram,  West Godavari

2.

Bihar

16

Arwal, Aurangabad,  Banka,  East Champaran,  Gaya, Jamui,  Jehanabad,  Kaimur,  Lakhisarai, Munger, Muzaffarpur,  Nalanda, Nawada,  Rohtas,  Vaishali,  West Champaran

3.

Chhattisgarh

14

Balod,  Balrampur,  Bastar, Bijapur,  Dantewada,  Dhamtari,  Gariyaband,  Kanker,  Kondagaon,  Mahasamund,  Narayanpur, Rajnandgaon,  Sukma, Kabirdham

4.

Jharkhand

19

Bokaro, Chatra, Dhanbad, Dumka, East Singhbhum, Garhwa, Giridih, Gumla, Hazaribagh, Khunti, Koderma, Latehar, Lohardaga, Palamu,  Ramgarh, Ranchi, Simdega, Saraikela-Kharaswan, West Singhbhum

5.

Kerala

3

Malappuram, Palakkad, Wayanad

6.

Madhya Pradesh

2

Balaghat, Mandla

7.

Maharashtra

3

Chandrapur, Gadchiroli, Gondia

8.

Odisha

15

Angul, Bargarh,  Bolangir, Boudh,  Deogarh, Kalahandi, Kandhamal,  Koraput, Malkangiri, Nabrangpur, Nayagarh,  Nuapada, Rayagada,  Sambhalpur, Sundargarh

9.

Telangana

8

Adilabad, Bhadradri-Kothagudem, Jayashankar-Bhupalpally, Khammam, Komaram-Bheem, Mancherial, Peddapalle, Warangal Rural

10.

Uttar Pradesh

3

Chandauli, Mirzapur and Sonebhadra

11.

West Bengal

1

Jhargram

          Total

90

 

  

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