NAGPUR: Security forces arrested a 25-year-old ex-commander of Gangloor Dalam during an anti-Naxal operation in Koindur jungle of Bhamragarh this week. Somli Potem alias Vasanti alias Savita was the commander of Gangloor Dalam between 2006 and 2010 in Bijapur district of south Bastar in Chhattisgarh.
Somli, who joined the movement in 2004, has around 62 offences against her. Somli was learnt to be the wife of Madhu who was active in company number 2 in south Bastar division. He died in 2006. She was active as the local guerilla squad commander in Bhamragarh. Gadchiroli police handed her over to their Chhattisgarh counterparts.