Rocket launcher-like object recovered in Jharkhand

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 18:11

Ranchi: Jharkhand police have recovered an
object that resembled a rocket launcher in Jharkhand`s Maoist
infested district of Ramgarh, a senior police officer said
on Wednesday.

"Following specific inputs, Ranchi police raided a
place at Ramgarh and recovered it yesterday," Inspector
General of Police (Special Branch/Operation), S N Pradhan,
told said.

Asked whether it could be a rocket launcher, he said
it looked so, and would be known soon.

Ramgarh is among 18 of the 24 districts having
presence of the CPI (Maoist), the People’s Liberation Front of
India and other extremist outfits and has borders with the
state capital Ranchi.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 18:11

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