Maoists attack police stations in Orissa

February 16th, 2008 - 1:42 am ICT by admin  

Bhubaneswar, Feb 15 (IANS) Armed Maoists raided police stations in Orissa’s Nayagarh district in simultaneous attacks late Friday night and looted arms. According to a district intelligence official in Nayagarh town, 85 km from here, a large group of armed Maoists started firing at the police station arms depot at around 10.30 p.m. Another group attacked a police station in Dashpoalla town and other police stations in the district.

“The telephone lines in the area have been disconnected,” the official told IANS.

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