Sundargarh: A hardcore Maoist couple, Raju Kayam and Anita Marla, surrendered before police in Rourkela on Saturday.
The militants, member of a crucial military zone of the CPI (Maoist), surrendered before Rourkela SP. Both of them were active in Saranda forest near the Odisha-Jharkhand border.
The husband-wife duo was involved in many criminal activities.
They will be provided monetary assistance as per Surrender and Rehabilitation Scheme of Government of Odisha and financial assistance for building house, pursuing studies and training in a trade/vocational of her liking, informed the SP.