Maoist leader Kishenji hiding in Midnapore forest

Top Maoist leader Kishenji is currently been hiding somewhere in a forest in West Midnapore district, Superintendent of Police Manoj Verma said here today.

Last Updated: Jun 17, 2010, 22:35 PM IST

Midnapore: Top Maoist leader Kishenji
is currently been hiding somewhere in a forest in West
Midnapore district, Superintendent of Police Manoj Verma said
here today.

"Kishenji is hiding in the forests of Midnapore district.
All steps have been taken in order to prevent him from
escaping," Verma said.

Kishenji was a politburo member of CPI (Maoist) and in
charge of the region comprising West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand
and Orissa.

PTI