Two naxals with awards announced for their arrest surrendered before the Bastar IG Vivekanand Sinha today.
The two naxals have serious charges against them including getting involved in encounters with the police and also to cause damage to the public property.
Police said that the two naxals surrendered due to being impressed with the surrender and rehabilitation policy of the state government.
The Bastar IG also gave away financial assistance of Rs 10,000 to surrendered naxals.
The two surrendered naxals have been identified as Manko Dugga and Lacchu Markam alias Kamlesh.
While Manko Dugga is a LoS member of Panidobir and had Rs 1 lakh as reward over her arrest, Lacchu Markam Sitapur LGS commander with Rs 5 lakhs as reward for his arrest.
Senior police officials of the Kanker police were also present at the time.>