Maoists gather at village, flee when police arrive

A squad of Maoists gathered at a village in Garhwa district on Thursday, but fled when the police arrived.

Updated: Jun 02, 2011, 15:34 PM IST

Garhwa: A squad of Maoists gathered at a village in Garhwa district on Thursday, but fled when the police arrived.
"Immediately after getting information that a Maoist squad had gathered near the Dandai village, we rushed to the spot, but they fled," Superintendent of Police Richard Lakra told newsmen here.
A 25-kg landmine planted by the Maoists was seized, he said.

PTI