Cuttack: DGP Abhay has appreciated efforts of Odisha Police in taking up Anti-Maoist Operations across the Red Corridor.
He visited Distrct Police Headquarters of Malkangiri, Koraput and Kandhamal on Sunday and reviewed the crime and LWE scenario with Senior Police Officers of Odisha Police and other Security Agencies.
Director Intelligence, R K Sharma, ADGP (Hdqrs), Lalit Das, IGP (Operation), Amitabh Thakur and DIG, SIW, Anirudhha Singh accompanied DGP in the Maoist Zone Visit.
He commended the achievements made in successfully countering Maoist Menace.
DGP reiterated his appeal to the Maoists cadres to shun violence and join the mainstream for peaceful development of these areas through democratic means.
He also lauded the Malkangiri Police for the great effort taken in successfully and peacefully establishing Jodambo PS and COBs at Hantaguda, Jodambo, Gurasethu and Andrahal in Swabhiman Anchal.
State Police Chief praised them for creating safe and secure environment for facilitating development works in Swabhiman Anchal on an unprecedented scale.
DGP inaugurated the newly built SDPO office building at MV-2, Malkangiri.
Likewise, in Koraput and Kandhamal, he reviewed the overall LWE scenario and developmental activities.
DIG, SWR, SP Malkangiri, SP Koraput and SP Kandhamal as well as other senior officers were present during the meeting.