The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on October 2 carried out searches at greater than 60 places in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in Left Wing Extremism (LWE) or Naxal case. The raids are nonetheless underway on the premises and hideouts of suspects in each the States. Separate NIA groups began conducting raids in shut coordination with State police forces since morning following inputs.”
“A total of 60 locations in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are being searched in Left Wing Extremism (LWE) or Naxal case,” a prime NIA supply informed ANI. The raids are learnt to be carried out at Telangana’s Hyderabad, and in Andhra Prdesh’s Guntur, Nellore and Tirupati districts. The locations being searched are homes of a number of leaders of civil rights sympathizers who’re suspected of getting hyperlinks with Naxal sympathizers.
On September 9, the NIA additionally carried out a sequence of raids and searches in Telangana and Chhattisgarh in reference to an August 2023 case involving the restoration of explosive supplies, drones and a Lathe machine involving the banned Communist Party of India (Maoist) to be used in opposition to safety forces. The NIA had registered the case in opposition to 12 accused after the explosive supplies, drones and a Lathe machine have been seized from three of them within the month of June in Cherla mandal of Kothagudem.