Arms supplier to Maoists arrested in Bihar

An alleged arms supplier to proscribed Naxal outfit CPI(Maoist) was Thursday arrested from a village in Muzaffarpur district, police said.

Last Updated: Apr 29, 2010, 13:31 PM IST

Muzaffarpur: An alleged arms supplier to proscribed Naxal outfit CPI(Maoist) was Thursday arrested from a village in Muzaffarpur district, police said.
On a specific tip-off that an arms smuggler supplying firearms to the naxalites was hiding at Madhaul village, a special task force (STF) team raided the village and arrested
Shrawan Das, Inspector general of police (operations) S K Diwedi told reporters in Patna.
The STF seized one regular double barrel gun, one rifle, nine live cartridges and one kilogram of explosive materials from his possession, Diwedi said.

PTI