Naxals set afire vehicles engaged in road construction in Maharashtra

Naxals on Sunday set ablaze 18 vehicles of a private company, engaged in laying roads in Dhanora tehsil of Gadchiroli district in Maharashtra.

Last Updated: Jan 13, 2013, 22:00 PM IST

Nagpur: Naxals on Sunday set ablaze 18 vehicles of a private company, engaged in laying roads in Dhanora tehsil of Gadchiroli district in Maharashtra, police said.

The incident took place between Lekha and Godalwahi this afternoon, they said.

The ultras burnt down 11 tractors, two JCB machines, one road-roller, two water tankers and two motorcycles.

However, nobody was injured in the incident, police added.

PTI