Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 17:56
A hardcore Maoist allegedly involved in the abduction of ruling BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka and wanted in several murder cases, was arrested in Odisha`s Rayagada district, police said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 07, 2012, 15:10
A Maoist, allegedly involved in obstructing security forces in launching a search for BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka after his abduction in March, was arrested in Odisha`s Koraput district, police said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 13, 2012, 21:22
Maoists strongly protested the Odisha Government`s plan of launching night operation.
Last Updated: Friday, July 13, 2012, 20:42
Strongly protesting the Odisha Government`s plan of launching night operation against Maoists, the out-lawed outfit has alleged that the state has failed to keep its promises made during the abduction of MLA Jhina Hikaka.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 29, 2012, 18:46
Odisha MLA Jhina Hikaka said the ultras are likely to release a fresh audio message which could clear the air over his possible resignation as a legislator.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 26, 2012, 17:25
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said he was relieved that the BJD MLA would now meet his family, who were quite distressed and anxiously waiting for him.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 26, 2012, 08:51
Maoists holding BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka as hostage for over a month released him on Thursday, a day after a `praja` (people`s) court decided to free him.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 15:35
A Maoist `peoples court` likely to try Odisha BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka on Wednesday at Narayanpatna in Koraput district.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2012, 14:30
Some Maoists demanded release of all members of rebel-backed CMAS from jail in return for release of Jhina Hikaka while the others want the fate of the MLA decided at a `praja` court.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 19, 2012, 16:45
Earlier in the day, the Supreme Court issued notice to the Centre and Odisha government on a petition seeking to restrain release of jailed Maoists in exchange for the MLA.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 19, 2012, 14:48
Maoists Thursday produced abducted ruling BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka before a people`s court to decide his fate.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 19, 2012, 09:30
The Supreme Court on Thursday issued notice to the Orissa govt and the Centre on a PIL seeking to restrain the state from releasing Naxals in exchange for captive BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka.
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