Maoist arrested in Bihar

A Maoist, carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 on his head, was today arrested from Katudandh village in Bihar`s Rohtas district.

Updated: Jun 19, 2012, 12:47 PM IST

Sasaram: A Maoist, carrying a reward of
Rs 50,000 on his head, was today arrested from Katudandh village in Bihar`s Rohtas district, a police official said.
Acting on a tip off, the police raided the village and arrested the Maoist, identified as Mangal Chero, Superintendent of Police (SP) Manu Maharaj said.

A self-loading rifle (SLR) and a dozen ammunition were seized from the ultra, he said.
Chero was wanted in several cases of Maoist violence in the district, Maharaj said.

PTI