Maoists burn bus in Gaya

Armed Maoists burnt an empty bus at Nagma village in Bihar`s Gaya district on Tuesday, Senior Superintendent of Police Amit Lodha said.

Last Updated: Nov 09, 2010, 13:27 PM IST

Gaya: Armed Maoists burnt an empty bus at
Nagma village in Bihar`s Gaya district on Tuesday, Senior
Superintendent of Police Amit Lodha said.

Over 50 heavily armed Naxalites surrounded the bus,
pulled out the driver and helper from the vehicle and set it
ablaze, Lodha said.

A combing operation has been launched in the area
against the Maoists.

Gurua Assembly segment in Gaya goes to poll in the sixth
and final phase of elections in Bihar on November 20.

PTI