Friday, July 17, 2009

Maoists blow up police outpost in Orissa

July 18th, 2009

Bhubaneswar, July 18 (IANS) Maoist rebels have blown up a police outpost in Orissa’s Kandhamal district, police said Saturday.
A group of Maoists blew up the police outpost in Katingia Friday night, Kandhamal Superintendent of Police Pravin Kumar told IANS on phone. The district headquarters is about 200 km from the state capital.

Though local media reports said some constables were missing after the incident, Kumar denied the reports.

“No policemen are missing. We have already established contact with our personnel there and a combing operation is on to nab the rebels,” he said.

Armed Maoists blew up Katingia Police Out Post in Orissa
Saturday, July 18, 2009
Report by Orissadiary bureau; Bhubaneswar : Armed Maoists blew up Katingia Police Out Post under Brahmanigan Police Station in Daringbadi Block of Kandhamal District in the late night of Friday.

A large number of armed Maoists, including women blew up the Police Out- Post using powerful explosives .They fallen trees to blocked the road, for which the police could not abale to reach the spot yet. Details awaited.

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