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Five Maoists, including a boy, surrender in Orissa

Five tribal Maoists, among them a juvenile, an area committee member and a woman, surrendered before police in Orissa on Saturday, an official said.

india Updated: Jan 16, 2011 16:06 IST

Five tribal Maoists, among them a juvenile, an area committee member and a woman, surrendered before police in Orissa on Saturday, an official said.

The rebels identified as Tima Mahakud, Dobra Tudu, Junguri Tiria, Lutu Hembram and Saley Palea surrendered before the superintendent of police at the district headquarters of Jajpur.

The rebels were members of Kalinga Nagar division committee of the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) and committed several crimes, which included attacks on police stations, arson, burning of vehicles, etc., DSP DS Kuttey told IANS.

Lutu Hembram, 23, worked as the area committee member of the CPI-Maoist.

Saley Palea, all of 13 years, told police that he was involved in the attack on a police station at mineral town of Daitari in July last year, Kuttey said.