Left­wing ex­trem­ism on the de­cline, says MHA

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - - HTNATION -

NEW DELHI: Nine­teen districts of Te­lan­gana and six each of Bihar and Odisha are among the 44 districts whose names have been ex­cluded from ar­eas ef­fected by left-wing ex­trem­ism, ac­cord­ing to the min­istry of home af­fairs. An MHA spokesper­son on Mon­day said: “Pre­vi­ously MHA had cat­e­gorised 106 districts in 10 states as Lwe-af­fected districts. Of these 126 districts, names of 44 districts were re­moved ow­ing to the im­prove­ment in law and or­der sit­u­a­tion there.”

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