Tulavi said there is a practice in tribal villages, where girls and woman isolate themselves and stay in 'kurma' homes when they menstruate.
The Bhupalpally police have launched massive vehicle-checking and cordon and search operations in the area and have asked tribal people to alert them for any suspicious activity.
On Saturday, the district police seized a rifle and three pressure cooker bombs which Naxals were allegedly planning to use to ambush security forces, an official earlier said.
Padma Shri awardees Dr Rani and Abhay Bang's SEARCH is a voluntary organisation that runs projects on tribal welfare, health, adolescent sex education and so on.
The residents of Amdeli village here had a long wait for 70 years before they could see their homes lit up with electricity and commute in public buses.