Malkangiri: A dreaded Maoist couple Sukhdev and Rukmini with hefty cash rewards on their heads has surrendered before police. Both were carrying cash rewards Rs 5 lakh and Rs 4 lakh, respectively on their heads. While nearly 100 cases were pending against Sukdev 50 cases were pending against Rukmuni in different police stations in Malkangiri district.
While Sukdev was the Kalimela Division Area Commander his wife was working in Baipariguda Maoist division. Meanwhile, sources in the police said they will be rehabilitated under the State Government’s Rehabilitation Policy and all help from police and district administrations will be extended to them.