Hardcore Maoist held in Bihar

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 20:31

Munger: A hardcore Maoist was arrested on Tuesday from Kharagpur police station area in Bihar`s Munger district, a police officer said.
Acting on a tip-off, the police raided a hide-out and nabbed the hardened Maoist, identified as Manoj Yadav, the Superintendent of Police (SP) Barun Kumar Kumar Sinha said.
Yadav was wanted in connection with more than a dozen incidents of naxal-related violence in the district, he said.

He had escaped from Bhimbundh jungle during a massive combing and search operation by the security forces two months ago, the SP said, adding the wanted ultra was being interrogated for his involvement in various incidents.

PTI

First Published: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 20:31

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