11 Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

Last Updated: Friday, November 19, 2010 - 22:14

Raipur: Eleven Naxals were arrested from different places in Chhattisgarh`s Bijapur district on Friday, police said.

Bijapur SP BPS Rajbhanu said five Naxals were held in Gangalur and three each from areas falling under Bhairamgarh and Bijapur police.

He said police teams were sent today from the three police stations for patrolling. The team that reached Potampara village found movements of five villagers
suspicious. Later, they were arrested as during interrogation it was realised that they were Naxals and many cases of arson and dacoity were registered against them.

Three Naxals were arrested from Chikha jungle in Bhairamgarh and another three from Bijapur, all of whom were wanted in connection with incidents of killings.

PTI



First Published: Friday, November 19, 2010 - 22:14

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