By Dikhya Mohanty
The Odisha government has discarded five districts from the list of Naxal-hit areas. Due to which the number of Left Wing Extremism affected districts has deducted to 10.
These districts include– Angul, Boudh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, and Nayagarh. Police DGP Abhay informed that the state has made notable accomplishments in regulating Maoist activities in these districts.
Now the State Government has confirmed of removing these five more districts from the SRE scheme. Due to the impact of security response and good governance by the State Government eleven districts have been assessed to be free from Maoist activities.