Malkangiri, Oct 29:
Security personnel today arrested two Maoists and seized explosives during combing operations in a forested area in Malkangiri district.
Police said one of them, Deba Madkani (35), was carrying a reward of Rs one lakh on his head and the other person has been identified as Waga Podiani (23).
Both of them were arrested during a joint combing operation by police and BSF personnel at Kannaguda forest, police said.
Some tiffin bombs, one landmine, 27 electronic detonators, Maoist banners, wire, gun powder and a plastic barrel were recovered from the forest on the basis of the information provided by them, police said.