Four Naxals arrested in Jharkhand

Four alleged Naxals were arrested on Sunday in Jharkhand`s Simdega district and arms and ammunition recovered from their possession, police said.

Last Updated: May 30, 2011, 10:18 AM IST

Ranchi: Four alleged Naxals were arrested on Sunday in Jharkhand`s Simdega district and arms and ammunition
recovered from their possession, police said.

Upon receiving specific information, the police carried
out a raid in the district and arrested four members of a
Naxal organisation called `Pahari Cheetah` and recovered arms
and ammunition from them, Simdega SP Anup Birthera said.

The four arrested persons have been identified as Sanjay
Gop, Praksh Sahu, Deepak Nayak and Lakhan Sharma, he said,
adding that a 9mm pistol, a dozen bullets and large amounts of
explosives were seized from them.

PTI