Two Naxalites held in Jharkhand

Two Naxalites, including a hardcore activist involved in the killing of a top police officer, were arrested alongwith 100 detonators at Dudi village in Naxal-hit Khunti district, police said.

Updated: Jun 10, 2010, 12:55 PM IST

Khunti, Jharkhand: Two Naxalites, including a hardcore activist involved in the killing of a top police officer, were arrested alongwith 100 detonators at Dudi village in Naxal-hit Khunti district, police said.
The ultras, identified as Chaitan Munda alias Langra and Budhram Lohra were arrested last night.

Besides 100 detonators, a pistol and four rounds of cartridge were also found during the raid.
Langra, a hardcore Naxalite, was wanted by the police in several cases including the killing of Deputy Superintendent of Police, Bundu, Pramod Kumar About three
years back and a Rs. five crore bank heist, current DSP A K Rai said.

Bureau Report