Two hardcore Maoists were arrested in Odisha`s Malkangiri district on Monday, police said.
Four hardcore Maoists involved in many offences, including killing of a Special Police Officer, were arrested and five explosives seized in Odisha`s Malkangiri district, police said on Sunday.
Security forces on Tuesday seized a huge cache of weapons and explosive materials stocked by Maoists in a forest in Odisha`s Kandhamal district.
Maoists strongly protested the Odisha Government`s plan of launching night operation.
A local BJD leader and businessman was gunned down by suspected Maoists in Rangangpur area of Odisha`s Sundargarh district, police said on Sunday.
The Odisha government has decided to launch as special package of adventure cum pleasure trips to woo tourists.
The Centre has singled out Odisha for an "alarming" rise in the activities of Maoists.
Maoists holding BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka refused to free him unless 30 rebels, including one accused of killing 55 policemen, were released.
Odisha govt on Tuesday said some demands made by Maoists like halt to combing operations, have been cenceded.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday said the hostage crisis of the two Italians was a "very serious matter" not only for the state but for the entire country.
Day in Pics: 30th March
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