Odisha CM In Delhi To Attend Meeting On Anti-Maoist Operations Headed By Amit Shah

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Minister of State (Home) Dibya Shankar Mishra are in New Delhi to attend a meeting on anti-Maoist operations to be headed by Union Home Minister Amit Shah.

Shah on Monday will take stock of the ongoing operations against Naxals and the development initiatives being undertaken in Maoist-hit areas, officials said.

Chief Ministers or their representatives and top police officials of 10 Naxal-violence States- Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh are likely to be in attendance.

Top officials of the paramilitary forces and home ministry will also attend the meeting.