Maoist arrested in Jharkhand

A Maoist was arrested with explosives in Ranka jungle around 40 km from here in Jharkhand`s Seraikela-Kharswan district, police sources said.

Updated: Jul 18, 2012, 14:37 PM IST

Jamshedpur: A Maoist was arrested with explosives in Ranka jungle around 40 km from here in Jharkhand`s Seraikela-Kharswan district, police sources said.
The Maoist Sarkar Mahto fled but was chased and caught in an area under naxal-affected Chowka police station last night, the sources said.
Forty boosters, four high explosives, two detonators and Maoist literature were seized from his possession.

PTI