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On April 3, the jawan Rakeshwar Singh, who was abducted after the encounter of the Force and Naxalites in Jonaguda, has been released by the Naxalites. It is being told that Rakeshwar is currently in the camp of 168th Battalion in Tarrem. Their medical checkup is being done there. How was he released, with whom. At what time he reached the camp, all these things have not been revealed yet.
In this encounter between police and Naxalites on April 3, 23 soldiers were martyred. Naxalites also admitted to having killed five of their comrades. During the encounter, the Maoists kidnapped the CRPF’s cobra commander Rakeshwar. After this, Maoist spokesman Option had issued a press note on Tuesday – first the government should declare the name of the mediator for negotiation, after which the jawan living with them will be handed over. Till then he will be safe under their protection.
The government had not made public the names of the arbitrators
It is not clear whether the government released the names of the arbitrators after the demand of the Naxalites. Because, the names of the arbitrators were not made public. For this reason, it is also not clear that the government has freed Rakeshwar Singh by fulfilling the demands of the Naxalites.
Soni Sori also reached Jonaguda
On Wednesday, social worker Soni Sori from Bastar reached Jonaguda with some people, where the encounter took place. Soni had said that she was going to appeal to the Naxalites to release the jawan. On Wednesday, she also went inside the forest to meet Naxalite leaders. It is not yet decided whether he met the Naxalites or returned.