Two Maoists arrested in Orissa

Two Maoists, allegedly involved in several offences, were arrested on Sunday in Orissa`s Malkangiri district, police said.

Updated: Nov 07, 2010, 18:04 PM IST

Malkangiri: Two Maoists,
allegedly involved in several offences, were arrested on Sunday in
Orissa`s Malkangiri district, police said.

The rebels were picked up by the police during a
combing operation near Khairput in Mathili area, about 50 km
from here, Inspector In-Charge of Malkangiri police station R
K Pati said.

The ultras, identified as Arjun Banda (29) and Laxman
Pangi (20), belonged to Khairput area of the district and were
involved in several incidents besides writing posters and
banners for the outlaws, he said.

Arjun had joined the Maoist outfit about four years
ago, he added.

PTI