Huge explosive seized, 3 naxalites held in Bihar

Last Updated: Friday, January 6, 2012 - 12:32

Gaya: Police arrested three Naxalites and
seized huge quantity of explosives in Bihar`s Gaya and
Jehanbad districts late last night, the police said on Friday.

Acting on a tip-off, police team assisted by the Special
Task Force of Bihar police raided three places under Delha
police station in Gaya district last night, City SP Satyavir
Singh told a news agency.

Police seized five drums (500 quintals) explosive, besides
three country-made pistols amd cash worth Rs 4.75 lakh during
the operations, he said.

Police also raided some areas in adjoining Jehanabad
district and picked up five suspected naxalites who were being
interrogated, Singh added.

PTI



First Published: Friday, January 6, 2012 - 12:32

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