Koraput (Orissa): A wanted Maoist, who worked as an over ground worker for the rebels, was arrested by Orissa police from neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.
The ultra, identified as Ganti Prasad, was arrested at Vishakapatnam yesterday. He was wanted for arranging meeting of former cadre Padma and her husband Ramakrishna, SP Anup Kumar Sahoo said here today.
Ramakrishna is the secretary of Andhra-Orissa Border Special Zonal Committee and member of the Central Committee of CPI (Maoist).
Padma and three others were arrested when they were on the way to meet Ramakrishna near Dudhari in Semiliguda area here on November 13, he said.
Prasad was providing logistic support to the banned outfit, Sahoo said.