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KOZHIKODE: The Police on Tuesday arrested C P Usman, the chief of the CPI (Maoist) who has been absconding for the previous few years, from Pattikkad in Malappuram district.
Usman is the third accused within the case associated to the arrest of Allen Shuhaib and Thwaha Fazal from Pantheerabkavu in Kozhikode on November 2, 2019. Police have mentioned that the youths have been picked up whereas they have been speaking with Usman. The Maoist chief escaped from the spot earlier than the police may arrest him. Based on the police, there are round ten instances towards him beneath varied police stations.
Usman was the activist of the CPI-ML (Naxalbari) earlier than the outfit merged with the CPI (Maoist) on Might 1, 2014. He has been engaged within the city actions of the get together since then and was made the in-charge of the City Bureau after the arrest of Rajan Chittillappali, who was taking care of the city motion.
The continual arrest of the city cadres of the Maoists prior to now few years has crippled the actions of the rebels within the cities in Kerala. Apart from Rajan, one other senior city activist T Ok Rajeevan was additionally arrested in December, 2020.
The Western Ghats Particular Zonal Committee (WGSZC) of the Maoists try to regain their energy after the killing of eight individuals in varied encounters. Final week a gaggle of 5 Maoists visited Chakkittappara in rural Kozhikode and exhorted folks to battle towards the transfer to begin mining within the space.