Balangir: Opposing death of two Maoists in a police encounter in Odisha’s Balangir district, a Maoist leader has released an audio tape threatening to take revenge on policemen for killing the rebels.
In the concerned audio tape, Maoist leader Basant Kumar has appealed people to oppose anti-Maoist operations by the Central and State Governments.
He has also threatened to punish those who are working as police informers.
Notably, two Maoists were killed near Dudukamal under Belpada block in Balangir district on May 12 during an exchange of fire with security forces. Sanjeeb and Rakesh, the deceased Maoists, were carrying a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh and Rs 4 lakh on their heads, respectively.