Four persons were today detained
as fresh contingents of security forces took on Maoists in the
anti-Naxal operations inside Saranda forest in West Singhbhum
district where landmines and other explosives were seized.
Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said she would request Prime Minister to stop the anti-Maoist joint operation in West Bengal as the state`s ruling Left Front was using this to regain its politcal turf in the affected areas.
Praising the role of
CRPF in anti-Naxal operations in the state, WB`s
police chief has recommended that the paramilitary personnel
be given "suitable reward" for their courage and admirable
support to the state police force.
A high alert was sounded in
Orissa in the wake of the killing of 24 EFR jawans by Maoists
in West Bengal amidst indications by the state government that
the joint special operations against the red rebels.
Babulal Marandi on Saturday
asked JMM-BJP coalition whether they would support Centre`s
"Operation Green Hunt" to tame Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand,
a day after the ultras killed seven policemen and a civilian