Huge Cache Of Explosives Seized In Sundargarh Forest

Sundargarh: A huge cache of arms and ammunition and other incriminating materials were seized during a joint combing operation by CRPF Batallion-19 and Rourkela Police in the forest areas of K Balanga in the district on Tuesday.

According to sources, a bomb disposal squad defused two cane bombs of 10 kg each suspected to be planted by the Maoists in the forest.

The combing operation has been intensified in the forest following the recovery of explosives.

Reportedly, security forces in Odisha have increased their crackdown on Maoist camps spread across insurgent-hit districts in a bid to eliminate the operations of the rebels.

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