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Huge cache of Maoist articles seized
Maoists exploiting young girls and women, contraceptives seized from camp after encounter: Nabarangpur SP

Sharing details about the encounter, Nabarangpur SP S Sushree said, “Two SOG teams of Odisha police launched an ant-Maoist operation on Odisha-Chhattisgarh border. A gunfight broke out between the police personnel and 20-25 armed ultras during the operation which lasted for around half-an-hour.”

  • Thursday, 27 April 2023
5 Maoists, including commander carrying Rs 25L reward, killed in encounter
5 Maoists, including commander carrying Rs 25L reward, killed in encounter

The slain Maoist commander has been identified as Gautam Paswan.

  • Monday, 03 April 2023
Surrendered Maoist accuses Odisha government of going back on promises 
Surrendered Maoist accuses Odisha government of going back on promises 

Surayam Majhi and his wife Pabitra surrendered in 2007 to join the mainstream of the society.

  • Sunday, 26 March 2023
BSF Jawans recover huge cache of explosives from Maoist dump in Malkangiri
BSF Jawans recover huge cache of explosives from Maoist dump in Malkangiri

It is suspected that the explosives were hidden in the dump by the ultras with the intention of targeting the security personnel in the region.

  • Friday, 24 March 2023
Hundreds of Moists assemble near Odisha Border to oppose torture on Triblas 
Hundreds of Maoists assemble near Odisha Border to oppose torture on Tribals

The large congregation of the Maoists had some top cadre leaders. They took out a rally carrying firearms, dancing to the beats of the drums. The rally culminated at Etraj hill in the district. 

  • Saturday, 18 March 2023
Maoist Kill Man In Odisha
Man shot dead by Maoists for ‘felling trees’ with forest dept in Nabarangpur

As per reports, a group of rebels picked up Nagesh from his home and later killed him by firing at him. In a poster, the Mainpur-Nuapada Division of the outlawed CPI (Maoist) mentioned that Nagesh along with some forest department officials was involved in cutting down trees and creating land for rehabilitating people.

  • Saturday, 18 March 2023
Jailed Maoist
Jailed Maoist in Odisha clears PG examination with first division

The Maoist prisoner has been identified as Azad. Once, he was a top Maoist leader and was wanted in several cases including the killing of VHP leader Swami Laxamananda Saraswati.

  • Friday, 24 February 2023
3 hardcore Maoists including female cadre surrender in Odisha
3 hardcore Maoists including female cadre surrender in Odisha

The trio was active members of the Dandakaranya Special Zonal Committee (DKSZC) of CPI (Maoist). 

  • Thursday, 26 January 2023
Over 900 Maoist supporters surrender in Odisha
Over 900 Maoist supporters surrender in Odisha

A total 907 people, including 467 active militia men surrendered, Malkangiri superintendent of police Nitesh Wadhwani said. These men hail from different villages bordering Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, which were once known as the stronghold of the red rebels.

  • Wednesday, 21 December 2022
Firearms recovered after encounter in Phulbani
Two women Maoists gunned down in Odisha, high-quality rifle seized

It is pertinent to mention here that earlier on November 11, two female Maoists were neutralised by security forces in Balangir’s Gandhamardhan Mountain. The Maoists had a bounty of Rs 4 lakh each and they hailed from Chhattisgarh. As many as five female cadres have been gunned down in the last three months.

  • Tuesday, 06 December 2022
Maoists gun down man on suspicion of being police informer
Maoists gun down man on suspicion of being police informer

The deceased has been identified as Lalabati Majhi.

  • Friday, 25 November 2022
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Two Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha

The gunfight took place in a forest close to Jal Mahadev Temple under Khaprakhol police station limits after security personnel of Odisha's elite Special Operation Group (SOG) and Bolangir district voluntary force (DVF) spotted a Maoist camp during a combing operation.

  • Thursday, 24 November 2022
Maoists Marriage
Love triumphs over hatred, a unique way to stop hate warfare

Maoist Dalmati Kamar aka Madhuri from Kundenjharia village falling under the limits of Sinapali police station, tied knot with Rahul Mushaki aka Pintu of Chhattisgarh.

  • Wednesday, 07 September 2022
Maoists, Praja Court, Kangaroo Court
Maoists Release Chilling Video Of Praja Court Trial

This is a video released by the Maoist to instil fear in the minds of people whom they want to subvert. The purported video is from a praja court hearing somewhere in the dense forests of Telangana. The person blindfolded & with hands tied behind back had shunned the Maoists and surrendered to police to join the mainstream. 

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  • Friday, 26 August 2022
Maoists torch bus en-route to Hyderabad from Odisha's Malkangiri
Maoists torch bus en-route to Hyderabad from Odisha's Malkangiri

The incident occurred during the hours when the Dandakaranya Division of the Maoist organisation was observing a bandh.  

  • Monday, 25 April 2022
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