Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Redhakhol, Oct 23:
A hardcore woman Maoist was arrested by the CRPF personnel from Taparasingha village under Jujumura police station limits in Odisha’s Sambalpur district in the wee hours on Wednesday.
The arrested woman Maoist has been identified as Santara Dehuri alias Sanju (26) of Debatadhara village under Kisinda police station limits.
Action on a tip-off, Central para-military personnel arrested her from her father-in-law’s house at Taparasingha village. She was later handed over to Sambalpur police.
According to police, Sanju had married Sania Negi of Taparasingha village. Sania, who was the deputy commander of the SDS (Sambalpur-Deogarh-Sundargarh) zone of CPI (Maoist). He had surrendered to the police a year ago and is now in jail.
After her husband’s arrest, Sanju was involved in Maoists activities in Sundargarh, Jujumura, Kisinda, Kuchinda and Riamal areas.
Mother of a son and a daughter, she has over 20 cases of murder, loot and attack on people in the area pending against her in various police stations.
Interrogation of Sanju by theSambalpur police is on, police said.