Jharkhand: 20-kg can bomb recovered, Maoist nabbed
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Last Updated: Saturday, May 28, 2011, 22:09
Khunti: Security forces recovered a 20-kg can bomb while a suspected Maoist was arrested in separate incidents in Khunti district of Jharkhand on Saturday.

A police team unearthed the bomb, planted on the route between Mosanga and Masdih villages, apparently targetting the security forces, Superintendent of Police Manoj Kaushik told newsmen here.

The explosive was defused later.

In another incident, a Maoist, identified as Vipin, was arrested during raids at Matagara village.

Vipin hailed from West Singhbum and was involved in at least four Naxal-related cases, Kaushik said.


First Published: Saturday, May 28, 2011, 22:09

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