Bhubaneswar, 14 May-2014, Abhijit Saha: Combing operation has been further strengthened by the Odisha Police at Narayanpatna in the district Koraput today.
This step has come following the incident of shooting down of a top Maoist cadre Purna Huluka by a DVF personnel. The gun down of the Maoist took place on yesterday night at Basanaput village.
The dead Maoist was a senior member of the banned outfit CPI (Maoist). He was involved with a number of crimes in the district of Koraput which also included murders of many innocent people. The Maoist was carrying on his head, a cash reward of Rs 1 Lakh.