Narayanpur District, August 18, 2022: A cadre of the CPI (Maoist) was arrested on Wednesday by security forces in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh state.
Sukhmati Kumeti alias Reema was taken into custody near the jungles of Kawanar village when the District Reserve Guard, Chhattisgarh Armed Force, Indo-Tibetan Border Police and local police were on a search operation, Inspector General of Police (Bastar Range) Sundarraj P said.
Reema joined the Maoist party in 2018, served in various capacities in the West Division of the Maoists and was a member of the party’s West Bastar Division Company Number 6, the officer said.
Reema was involved in several Maoist-related incidents between 2020 and 2021 including the killing of an ITBP trooper in a gun battle.
Source : https://www.dailypioneer.com/2022/state-editions/woman-naxalite-with-rs-8-lakh-bounty-arrested.html