February 11, 2021 11:52:50 pm
GADCHIROLI police on Thursday said they arrested two Naxals, Manglu Kudyami, 20 and Madanaya alias Surya Somaya Talandi, 38, on February 9.
“The C-60 commando force along with police from Damrancha outpost were doing anti-Naxal operations in the Bhangarampetha-Kurtaghat forest area in Etapalli tahsil when they apprehended the two Naxals,” the police said in a press statement.
“Kudyami and Talandi belong to Erpagutta and Yedapalli villages in Bijapur tahsil of Chhattisgarh,” the statement said. “Kudyami was active in Sandra dalam since 2018 and was involved in police-Naxal encounter at Kurtaghat in 2019.
Talandi was in the Naxal movement since 2005 and was currently section commander in Edapalli Naxal company formation. He has several offences registered against him in Chhattisgarh. He was also involved in the Kurtaghat encounter,” the press note said.
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