Maoists torch dumpers in Jharkhand

Suspected Maoists torched four dumpers and two road cutting machines of a private company in Lohardaga district in Jharkhand, the police said Friday.

Last Updated: Jul 01, 2011, 12:06 PM IST

Lohardaga, Jharkhand: Suspected Maoists
torched four dumpers and two road cutting machines of a
private company in Lohardaga district in Jharkhand, the police
said Friday.

"A group of Maoist cadre set fire to the dumpers and
the machines of a private company at Pakhar village of the
district last night," Superintendent of Police Asim Vikrant
Minz said.

A note left by the rebels claimed that the vehicles
were set ablaze as "the people`s issues in the village are not
being addressed", he said.

PTI