Rourkela (Orissa): Aditya Bora, a former
member of ULFA and now a central committee member of the
out-lawed CPI (Maoist), and two other activists were on Saturday
arrested from Saranda forest in Orissa-Jharkhand border, the
They were assigned the job of training Maoists in Orissa
and Jharkhand, Rourkela SP Diptesh Patnaik told reporters.
"They were supposed to get Rs 4.8 lakh for imparting
training to Maoists in the two states," he said, adding huge
quantity of explosives, Maoist literature and posters were
seized from them.
The arrests were made during a joint combing operation
launched after an encounter with the Maoists near Saranda
forests yesterday in which three hardcore ultras including
"area commander" Mohammed Musleem were gunned down.