The Veerappan Saga
July 31, 2000
'We knew we would never catch Veerappan'
December 13, 1997
'Veerappan has not killed a single person in the last twenty months. That was one promise I extracted from him'
December 02, 1997
Veerappan's surrender offer has no takers
November 25, 1997
Veerappan puts three new demands
November 24, 1997
No let-down in hunt for Veerappan
November 06, 1997
Monsoon emboldens Veerappan
October 24, 1997
'They do not want Veerappan to surrender. They wanted him to kill at least one person so they could claim he was a man who drank blood!'
October 22, 1997
Veerappan releases hostages
October 21, 1997
Karnataka will not send emissary to Veerappan
October 18, 1997
TN, Karnataka govts's ultimatum to Veerappan
October 16, 1997
Union minister against sending army to nab Veerappan
October 15, 1997
Patel, Karunanidhi will meet on Saturday to tackle Veerappan
October 13, 1997
Patel to send paramilitary after Veerappan
October 10, 1997
Veerappan threatens to kill 50,000
The Man Who Hunted Veerappan
October 09, 1997
Veerappan strikes again!
September 12, 1997
Panel clears STF of charges of killing Veerappan's brother
September 11, 1997
Brave Karnataka CM agrees to hunt Veerappan personally
September 05, 1997
The R Gopal Chat
August 29, 1997
Karunanidhi rejects Veerappan's demands
Introducing Mr Veerappan, the could-be provision merchant!
August 27, 1997
Veerappan decides he won't surrender
Police, not Veerappan sought money, says Gopal
August 25, 1997
Veerappan delays surrender; releases hostages
Gopal elated with success; hostages recount saga
Karnataka CM thanks Karunanidhi, Gopal
August 22, 1997
Was Veerappan paid Rs 5 million before he agreed to surrender?
August 20, 1997
Gopal leaves on third peace mission to Veerappan
August 19, 1997
Karnataka, Tamil Nadu accept Veerappan's offer of surrender
August 09, 1997
Veerappan's ransom demand turned down
August 07, 1997
Veerappan ready to settle for ransom to general amnesty
Long wait for mediator with Veerappan
Karunanidhi takes a big chance with Veerappan mediation
July 29, 1997
'They want to kill me. What is wrong in me killing someone who is trying to kill me?'
July 28, 1997
Two acres and a general pardon, and Veerappan will worship Karunanidhi!
July 24, 1997
Veerappan threatens to behead hostages
Cough... cough... cough... to save your lives!
'They said they will kill us if...'
July 22, 1997
'If the police kills two of his men, Veerappan kills four policemen'
July 19, 1997
Veerappan finds himself in a tight spot
July 16, 1997
Hostage drama continues as Veerappan fails to contact authorities
July 14, 1997
Karnataka, Tamil Nadu governments promise pardon for Veerappan
First look: Durga slays demon Veerappan
'Who was responsible for Veerappan surviving so long?'
'Can anyone bring back my son? He died so unfairly!'
'The STF has been waiting since 1992'
End of the Road for Veerappan
The Man Who Got Veerappan
Copyright © 2005 rediff.com India Limited. All Rights Reserved.