RDX recovered from Maoist hideout

Police Wednesday recovered one kg RDX, 45 grenades, two rifles and two can bombs from a Maoist hideout in a forest area near Bagadhsawa village in Banka district today, police said.

Banka: Police Wednesday recovered one kg RDX, 45 grenades, two rifles and two can bombs from a Maoist hideout in a forest area near Bagadhsawa village in Banka district today, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, police launched a combing operation and recovered the explosives and the arms besides some empty cartridges from the forest, Superintendent of Police Vikas Burman said.

The Maoists, however, fled.

PTI

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