Malkangiri: Yet another major setback for Maoists, Three dreaded cadres, including two women today surrendered before Superintendent of Police (SP) Mitrabhanu Mohapatra in Malkangiri district.
The Ultras identified as, Mary Karnem alias Divya, Maaley Bedingi and Deba Madkami laid their arms down in front of Malkangiri Police.
All three of them were carrying Rs 1 lakh cash reward each on their heads. On the other hand, surrendered cadres were allegedly involved in as many as 30 cases including many merciless killings and extreme violence activities.
Reportedly, Maaley was serving as the bodyguard of CPI (Maoist) Secretary of Malkangiri division Uday.
Mary Karnem, resident of Arabati village under Kalimela block had joined the Ultras in 2006 and was working in the Odisha-Andhra border zonal committee of the organization.