Alert sounded in Giridih, Dhanbad after Naxal attack

Jharkhand police have sounded an alert in Giridih and Dhanbad in the wake of the brazen attack by Maoists on a train in Bihar`s Jamui district.

Last Updated: Jun 14, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

Ranchi: Jharkhand police have sounded an alert in Giridih and Dhanbad in the wake of the brazen attack by Maoists on a train in neighbouring Bihar`s Jamui district.
"We have alerted Giridih and Dhanbad following the incident," a senior police official said here.
The alert was sounded after about 150 Maoists attacked the Dhanbad-Patna Intercity Express in the afternoon.

Jamui borders Jharkhand`s Giridih district.

PTI