Malkangiri: Huge quantity of explosives stockpileed by Maoists was seized by BSF personnel in in Tekguda forests of Malkangiri district today.

About 12 electronic detonators, seven gelatine sticks, more than 30 metres of codex wire and electric wires used in landmine blast were seized.

Maoist literature, posters, banners and leaflets were also recovered from the spot.

No one was arrested in this connection as no one was present at the spot.

Meanwhile combing operation and patrolling has been intensified in the sensitive areas after the seizure inorder to prevent any major incident in the run up to the panchayat polls.