More battalions in Naxal zone

Published: 31st March 2013 11:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 31st March 2013 11:40 AM   |  A+A-

The Centre has agreed to deploy two additional battalions of Border Security Force (BSF) for anti-Naxalite operations in the State.

The Department of Telecommunications has been asked to expedite the proposal to install mobile towers and digital phone terminals in the Naxalite-affected areas of the State.

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday reviewed the preparations at a meeting in New Delhi.

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