Police arrest hardcore Maoist in Jharkhand

Police today arrested Anshu Yadav, a hardcore Maoist, who was the mastermind behind many cases.

ANI| Updated: Jul 30, 2014, 00:08 AM IST

Latehar: Police today arrested Anshu Yadav, a hardcore Maoist, who was the mastermind behind many cases. Anshu Yadav, was getting treated at a hospital when police received information from sources and arrested him.
Police consider his arrest as a big achievement as the militant has revealed a lot of inside information about the Maoist groups operating in the red corridor.
"He is a hardcore militant and has been associated with one Maoist group or the other since 2006-07. He is wanted in around 25 cases," said Senior Superintendent of Police, Maikel Raj.