anti-maoist-operationBhubaneswar: A Maoist identified as Sanatan Deep was arrested in Bargarh district in Odisha on Wednesday, during a joint operation by CRPF and District Voluntary Force (DVF), police sources said.

Police claimed that Deep was allegedly involved in a series of offensives in Paikmal police station area in the past few months. A local court remanded him in judicial custody.

Deep was also allegedly involved in torching of vehicles and country liquor units besides indulging in extortion.

Source: 360 NS