Malkangiri: In a joint operation, Chhattisgarh Police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) raided a Maoist Camp at Dantewada of Chhattisgarh near Malkangiri border on Tuesday and seized huge amount of Maoist articles including arms and ammunition.
Acting on a tip-off, the security personnel raided the camp and seized a pistol, arms, ammunition and other articles. However, the ultras fled the spot.
According to sources, the Maoists were staying in the temporary camp for last three-four days and planning for a big ambush, which was foiled by the police action.
Dantewada police is questioning the local people about the activities of the Maoists in the area. Further investigation is underway.
(Edited by Rashmi Ranjan Mohanty)