CPI (Maoist) has called for bandh in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra on November 3 to protest against the Malkangiri encounter in which 30 Maoists were killed.
In the statement, PCI(Maoist) confirmed that had suffered
huge damage after the massive encounter in the deep forests of the
CPI (Maoist) also alleged that PM Modi led-central
government, along with Odisha and Andhra Pradesh governments, were
favouring Bauxite mining in the tribal area against the will of the
CPI (Maoist) East Division Committee secretary Kailash had
released an audio tape holding the Chief Ministers of Odisha and Andhra
Pradesh responsible for the encounter.