Chargesheet against 11 persons for links with Naxals

The SIT probing the network of Maoists in Gujarat has filed a 1,800-page chargesheet against 11 people in the district rural court here.

Updated: Jun 11, 2010, 22:07 PM IST

Surat: The SIT probing the network of
Maoists in Gujarat has filed a 1,800-page chargesheet against
11 people in the district rural court here.

"The chargesheet has been filed in the court in Surat
rural against 11 persons arrested for alleged Naxal links,"
District Superintendent of Police Navsari Premvir Singh, who
is heading the SIT team, said.

All the accused have been booked under various sections
of the IPC including criminal conspiracy (120B), waging war
against government (121A), Sedition (124A) and promoting
enmity between different groups (153A), according to the
chargesheet.

They have also been booked under the section of Unlawful
Activities (Prevention) Act.

The Gujarat police had in February this year filed a
first comprehensive FIR against Maoists in the state to
investigate their plans, activities and identify persons
involved in spreading the banned organisation in southern
region of the state.

PTI