Who is Madvi Hidma, the Most Dreaded Maoist?

2024 • 3min • National


Trained in jungle warfare, Madvi Hidma is India’s most dreaded Maoist leader. A shadowy figure, he commands a lethal battalion of CPI (Maoist) members. He has allegedly been involved in 27 attacks on India’s security forces. Catching him has been tough thanks to his multiple aliases that keep him one step ahead of law enforcement agencies.