Students hold rally for Sukma Collector's safe return
Posted on: 09:58 PM IST Apr 22, 2012
New Delhi: Students on Sunday held an anti-Maoist rally in Sukma for safe return of District Collector Alex Paul Menon. The anti-Maoist rally was also held in Dantewada.
The Naxals in Chhattisgarh have submitted a list of demands for the safe release of Collector Alex Paul Menon including the cancellation of Operation Greenhunt, and the release of eight jailed cadres.
The Naxals have set a deadline of May 25 for their demands to be met. The Chhattisgarh administration says they will do everything to secure the collector's release.
Meanwhile, security agencies have launched a massive combing operation and are attempting to trace all possible Naxal movement in the area.