The Rachakonda police on Tuesday arrested a top Maoist couple, who were out on bail from 2016 but continuing their links with the Maoist party, and also for their involvement in several unlawful activities.
Hyderabad, NOV 12: The Rachakonda police on Tuesday arrested a top Maoist couple, who were out on bail from 2016 but continuing their links with the Maoist party, and also for their involvement in several unlawful activities.
The couple – Narla Ravi Sharma, 54, and Bellapu Anuradha, 56, was allegedly participating in revolutionary activities. They were former CPI (Maoist) party State Committee Members (SCMs). Sharma alias Rahul was a revolutionary of CPI (Maoist) party and former SCM Bihar regional committee as well.
On Tuesday morning, a special team of the LB Nagar police searched the couple’s residence at Vishalandhra Colony in Mansoorabad. During searches, the police found incriminating Maoist literature, three laptops, pen drives and memory cards along with correspondence with Maoists.
Brief facts of case
Narla Ravi Sharma is a graduate in Agriculture studied at Acharya NG Ranga Agriculture University, Hyderabad during the year 1984-86.
He came into contact with one Mekala Damodar Reddy @ Madan DCS of CPI(ML) PWG and worked as CO in twin cities. He was elected as General Secretary, Hyderabad City RSU.
In 1988 he was arrested in two cases 1) attack on RTC bus and setting it blaze case vide Cr.No.3/88 of Saidabad PS, Hyderabad and 2) vide Cr.No.44/88 of Meerchowk PS and was released on bail on 09.08.1988.
In the year 1992-93 worked in Central Research Institute of Dry land Agriculture (CRIDA) at Hyderabad.
In the year 1998 he was sent to Bihar, Jharkhand and took active part in merger process of PWG with PU.
In the year 1999 worked as ZCM at Palamu, Lathehar of Jharkhand state.
He was taken as BJ SAC member in the year 2001 and acted as i/c Military affairs of BJ SAC from 2003 -2006.
He attended for 9th Congress at Bheembundh forest Bihar and acted as i/c security arrangements.
During the year 2008 he was taken into SCOPE to train the cadres on political and military concepts.
On 17-10-2009, Ravi Sharma was arrested at Hazaribagh dist Jharkhand.
Meetings attended by the cadre
In 1998 went to Jammu & Kashmir and met with one Raghunandan singh, leader of Progressive Youth Organization (PYO) by name Jammu Joint Student federation (JJSF)and attended meetings with various leaders of frontal organizations and discussed about party activities for 2 days. CCM Sukanth @ Varanasi Subramanyam sent him to J&K for party work.
In 2002 a training programme was held for 15days at Lathehar forest Jharkhand in which he acted as a military instructor and imparted training for party cadres who were attended from all the zones of BJSAC.
In 2005, he attended BJSAC 1st meeting held at koyalsank zone forest for one week
In 2007 he attended 9th congresses/unity congress held in Bhembandh forest in the border of Bihar - Jharkhand along with Anal da – BJSAC member, Uday – Zonal Committee Member. In this meeting he was made security arrangements, logistic support.
In 2008, he attended the BJSAC meeting held at Banke bazaar west forest of Gaya dist, Bihar. CCMs Bhupesh, Vijay Kumar Araya. Kishan da, Aravind and Vivek da were attended. Leaders of all the Zonal committees were attended. Decisions were taken on implementation of TCOC at Bihar & Jharkhand.
From 04.08.2008 to 13.08.2008 attended for All India Mahila workshop was held for 10 days at Chattisgarh in which CCM Rajesh @ Manoj of WB was given conclusion speech.
From 09.06.2009 to 12.06.2009 attended for Central Mahila Sub Committee (CMSC) meeting.
Ravi Sharma was released on bail on 04.04.2016 and after release from jail came to Hyderabad, residing at Swetcha Apts, Bagh Amberpet, Hyderabad along with his wife ex SCM Anuradha.
He is frequently going underground for long periods and taking part in the meetings of top Maoists in Chattisgah and other parts of the country
He disappeared From 21.07.2018 to 06.8.2018 with his wife Anuradha learnt that he went to DK.
A total no. of sixteen cases were registered against him in which eleven are in Jharkhand, four in Hyderabad and one at Chintapalli Visakhapatnam Rural, AP.
Out of sixteen cases, one case is pending at Tenughat, Bokaro district, Jharkhand.
In November 2018 he met ex CCMs Jantu Mukherjee, BP Singh at Kolkata and in March 2019 with Varanasi Subramanyam at Hyderabad.
Ravi Sharma is actively involved in the formation of All India Forum against Hindutwa Facist Offensive in February 2019 at Delhi.
He is continuing his war against the State and actively promoting revolutionary activities in the State and country
The seizure of large quantity of literature and digital gadgets from his house authenticate that he is a hard core Maoist
The analysis of incriminating literature and digital data seized will further substantiate the charges levelled against him.
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(With inputs from agencies)