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Security On High Alert At Malkangiri In View Of PLGA Week

Malkangiri; Dec2: Security has been put on high alert in the South Odisha district of Malkangiri to counter violent activities of the Maoists who have started observing the People's Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA) Week to pay homage to their martyrs killed during encounter with the police and Central forces.

Security personnel of Border Security Force (BSF), CRPF, COBRA, SOG and Odisha police have intensified combing operation in Kalimela, Podia, Bhenjagwada, Mathili in Malkangiri district and Narayanpatna and Lamataput in Koraput district.

The Maoists would observe PLGA week from December 2 and 8.

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