Malkangiri (Orissa): A Maoist was on Saturday
arrested from inside the dense forest in Orissa`s ultra-hit
The Maoist, identified as Deba Padiami(32), was arrested
during a joint combing operation, conducted by SOG and the
district police in the forest near Chitrangapalli,
Superintendent of police Anirudha Singh said.
Padiami is a leader of Padia Naxal Dalam operating in his
native Durmaguda village in the district.
Singh claimed that the police have got vital clues about
Maoist activities in the district during Padiami`s
Padiami had confessed that he was involved in the blowing
up of Padia police outpost, booth capturing during elections
and other incidents of violence by the Maoists in the
district, he claimed.