Tag: Anti Maoist Operations

Odisha, Andhra Police To Launch Joint Anti-Maoist Operations In Border Areas

Bhubaneswar: Odisha and Andhra Pradesh Police on Thursday mutually agreed to cooperate and launch joint operations in border areas to counter Left Wing Extremism, officials said. The director general of police of both the states held discussions over video conferencing to discuss the issues relating to growing maoist activities in the border areas of Odisha […]

'Central Armed Police Forces To Be Deployed In Maoist-Affected Districts Of Odisha'

Bhubaneswar: Anti – Maoist operations in the core areas of CPI (Maoist) will be intensified in Odisha in coordination with Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), senior Union Home Ministry officials said on Saturday. Several issues including the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) situation, progress made towards combating the menace, operational strategy, re-deployment of CAPFs and coordination […]

Odisha Police DG Abhay Reviews Anti-Maoist Ops In Koraput

Koraput: Making his first official visit to Koraput district after assuming charge, Odisha DGP Abhay on Saturday held a close door meeting with superintendent of police (SPs) of six districts and senior officials of Border Security Force (BSF) and Special Operation Group (SOG). Sources said that a detailed discussion on intensifying anti-Maoist operations and other […]

Odisha to intensify Anti-Maoist operation in cut-off areas

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Police has agreed with neighbouring states to intensify the inter-state anti-Maoist operations in the identified areas having strong presence of the rebels, government officials said. The state police gave its nod to further intensify operation at the Inter-State Coordination Meeting held at Hyderabad yesterday under the chairmanship of the senior security advisor of […]

State approves Rs 71 cr for anti-Maoist operations

Bhubaneswar: The State-level committee on anti-Maoist operations today approved an annual budget of Rs 71 crore for 2017-18 under the Security Related Expenditure (SRE) scheme. The committee approved the SRE budget ahead of a crucial meeting of the Central government on December 11. Usually the State government spends money for anti-Maoist operations and the Centre […]

Anti-Maoist ops boost: 2 bulletproof boats for patrolling soon

Bhubaneswar:  The Border Security Force (BSF) will provide two bulletproof boats for patrolling in cut-off areas in three to four months. This would not only intensify patrolling in cut-off areas but also help in anti-Maoist operation, said BSF DG KK Sharma after a discussion with Odisha DGP KB Singh here today. Also Read: Maoists protest […]

Odisha CM reviews Maoist situation after railway station blast

Bhubaneswar: After Maoists attacked a railway station in Odisha’s Rayagada district early today, setting off a blast and putting up posters protesting against the proposed visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the State next month, Chief minister Naveen Patnaik took stock of the situation. Chief Secretary Aditya Padhi, Home department Secretary Asit Tripathy, Police […]

Rajnath Singh to review LWE situation in Odisha today

Bhubaneswar: Union Home minister Rajnath Singh will arrive in Odisha on a one-day visit today. Singh will visit Koraput and Malkangiri districts to review anti-Maoist operations in these Naxal-infested areas. After his arrival at a BSF camp in Koraput, the Home minister will participate in a high-level meeting with officials. He will discuss anti-Maoist operations […]