Jharkhand Police on high alert over Maoist threat

The consolidation campaign will continue till November 8, during which the Maoists will conduct intensive membership drive to induct more cadres into their organisation.

Published: 02nd November 2019 10:36 AM  |   Last Updated: 02nd November 2019 10:36 AM   |  A+A-

Maoists, naxals

Picture for representational purpose (File Photo |EPS)

By Express News Service

RANCHI: Jharkhand Police has been put on alert mode following intelligence inputs that the CPI (Maoists) have launched a consolidation campaign to mark the 50th Foundation Day of their organisation during which they may target security forces, railway tracks or government establishments.

The consolidation campaign will continue till November 8, during which the Maoists will conduct intensive membership drive to induct more cadres into their organisation.

According to the letter issued by Police headquarters to all SPs, they have been asked to strictly follow standard operating procedures till consolidation campaign lasts.

“Loose movement of security forces must not be done to avoid any untoward incident and the district police should ensure that intensive anti-Maoist operations are conducted in their areas,” stated the letter issued by police headquarters.

The letter has been issued by police headquarters in the light of a release issued by the central leadership of CPI (Maoists) on July 24 this year, directing its cadres to launch consolidation campaign from September 21 to November 8.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp