Malkangiri:24/1/21: A woman Maoist surrendered before the superintendent of police (SP) and Border Security Force (BSF) here on Sunday. The ultra, Lachchi Khara alias Lachhi alias Gita, was an active member of Andhra Odisha Border Special Zonal Committee (AOBSZC).
A native of Mukudipali in the cut-off Swabhimal Anchal of the district, Lachhi became an active member of the banned CPI (Maoist) outfit a year ago. Earlier, she was working as an active militia member of Maoist party for two years.
“Lachhi was also a member of Guma LOS and joined the Maoist organization one year ago. Soon she realised that women cadres are being harassed by senior members of the party and decided to desert the organization. However, she was silent apprehending an attack on her family members by the ultras,” said SP Rishikesh Dnyandeo Khilari.