Giridih: Maoists torch vehicles

Suspected Maoists torched three vehicles of a contractor near Parasanath Railway station in Giridih district, police said on Wednesday.

Updated: Jun 29, 2011, 11:28 AM IST

Giridih: Suspected Maoists torched three vehicles of a contractor near Parasanath Railway station in Giridih district, police said o Wednesday.
A road roller and two tractors were partially damaged when the suspected Maoists had set fire to the vehicles on Tuesday night.
The contractor was given the tender to lay road between Rangamati and Chenpur, police said adding refusal to pay extortion could be the reason behind the arson.

PTI