Senior police officers of five states -Jharkhand, Bihar, Odissa, Chattisgarh and West Bengal -gathered in Ranchi on Wednesday and resolved to carry Naxalite operation in their border areas unitedly.
The meeting gains significance since it took place after the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had chaired the 22nd meeting of the Eastern Zonal Council in Ranchi on June 27,2016.
The Eastern Zonal Council,consisting of Jharkhand,Bihar,Odisha and West Bengal had discussed the issues including Modernisation of State Police Forces, Communal tension and Left Wing Extremism.
In the meeting held on Wednesday, the senior police officers of these five states are learnt to have discussed ways to carry forward joint operation against Left Wing Exgtremists.
*Ratan Lal’s Picture shows Senior police officers of five states -Jharkhand, Bihar, Odissa, Chatisgarh and West Bengal -holding meeting chaired by Jharkhand DGP DK pandey in Ranchi on July 20,2016.