April 05, 2020
Home  »  Magazine  »  National  » bangalore, karnataka »  Forest Cover

Forest Cover

Forest Cover
outlookindia.com
-0001-11-30T00:00:00+0553
What could be better for the blossoming of Naxalism than a 600 sq km national park and angry, displaced tribals? A recent encounter in Karnataka’s Kudremukh, which left two women guerrillas dead, set the cops on a trail of discovery. Naxal literature recovered signalled a wide penetration of the People’s War, whose activities were earlier confined to districts bordering Andhra. S.M. Krishna’s government reacted with a Rs 60-crore package for the tribals. An IG-rank officer has been named for the region; arms too may be distributed to villagers.
Next Story >>
Google + Linkedin Whatsapp

Read More in:

The Latest Issue

Outlook Videos