Woman Maoist surrenders in Jajpur

Jajpur: A day after a hardcore Maoist surrendered in Rayagada district, another woman cadre working actively under Kalinga Nagar division in the district surrendered before superintendent of police on Friday.

She has been identified as Namasi Gundua aka Sasmita and is a resident of Gokhata village. She was involved in Bansapal police outpost, liquor shop, tea garden attack casees, police said adding Sasmita had also participated in Nagada encounter and Tailangi mines loot incidents.

However, she will be rehabilitated as per the government policy, Jajpur SP said.

Notably, dreaded Maoist Sukumari Sabar, who worked under Bansadhara division in 2002, shunned violence after meeting Rayagada SP on Thursday. At least seven cases are pending against her.