With the West Bengal government
offering to hold talks with Maoists and the ultras responding,
the real problem confronting the mediators is setting up
contact with their top echelons to carry forward the peace
Asking Maoists to extend their 2-day deadline, Orissa government on Friday said it has established contact with two mediators handpicked by the Naxals to negotiate the release of abducted Malkangiri District Collector R V Krishna.