Huge cache of explosives seized from Odisha’s Nuapada

Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Nuapada, Nov 14:

Huge amounts of explosives were today seized from Patadaraha reserve forest under Boden police limits of Odisha’s Nuapada district during a combing operation by joint forces of CIPF (Central Industrial Police Force), SOG (Special Operation Group) and DVF (District Voluntary Force).


The explosives include 689 detonators, 10 tiffin bombs, one gun and six kilograms of ammonium nitrate. Besides, Maoist uniforms, sewing machine, generator and large quantities of propaganda materials were seized from the camp.

“The raiding forces have managed to bust the Maoist camp operating in the forest and the combing operation is still underway based on intelligence inputs. We have mobilised additional forces,” said Nuapada SP Pinka Mishra.

“The camp was deserted and there was no exchange of fire during the raid,” he added.

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