WB govt to send Kishenji`s body to Andhra Pradesh

The body of slain Maoist leader Kishenji would be sent to his home in Andhra Pradesh by West Bengal government after conducting a post-mortem here.

Last Updated: Nov 25, 2011, 22:17 PM IST

Kolkata: The body of slain Maoist leader
Kishenji would be sent to his home at Peddapalli in Andhra
Pradesh by the West Bengal government after conducting a
post-mortem here.
"The body is being sent," Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
told reporters when asked if Kishenji`s body would be sent
back to his home state.

Additional DGP S Purakayastha said that Kishenji`s
body would be brought here from the Jhargram police morgue for
post mortem before it is sent to Andhra Pradesh.

Security measures would be taken for bringing the body
to the metropolis, he said.
Secretariat sources said the post mortem would
be done tomorrow.

Purakayastha said that the security of the chief
minister and ten other VVIPs on the Maoist hit list had been
stepped up.

PTI