Maoists escape from jail in Jharkhand

Three hardcore Maoists escaped from a high-security jail in Jharkhand`s West Singhbhum district early Monday.

Last Updated: Jan 17, 2011, 13:20 PM IST

Chaibasa: Three hardcore Maoists escaped
from a high-security jail in Jharkhand`s West Singhbhum district early Monday.
The Maoists escaped by removing a rod from the window of their cell.

Superintendent of Police A K Singh said the Maoists escaped in connivance with the jail staff.
Adjoining police stations have been alerted and the district border sealed, he said.

PTI