Bhubaneswar, Sep 14: Odisha police on Tuesday announced the surrender of Sonal Madvi alias Kiran, who worked as Area Committee Member in Gumma Area Committee under AOBSZC.
He was inducted in the CPI (Maoist) organization in the year 2012 in Pamedu Area Committee, Chhattisgarh as a Party member. He was given military training in 2012. Kiran was involved in five major attacks on security forces along with several other incidents during his underground life.
According to police, Kiran decided to give up guns, days after his wife surrendered before police in Koraput.
“After seeing lot of developmental activities being undertaken by the Government of Odisha, he realized the futility of violent path of Naxalism and thus decided to join the mainstream of the society,” said DGP Abhay at a presser.