Karimnagar: A Naxal 'deputy commander' was on Friday arrested from Husnabad mandal in Karimnagar district, police said.
Musaki Adma, 'deputy commander', was working with Maoists since 2007 under Mangi group headed by Roshan, said District Superintendent of Police D Joel Davis here today.
Adma (22) belongs to Sikpal village of Kati Kalyan tehsil of Jadgalpur district in Chhattisgarh. He was spotted moving around in suspicious circumstances at Husnabad mandal headquarters this morning.
He had been sent to Karimnagar district by the Naxals for transportation of explosives to Chhattisgarh, police said.
He was involved in various offences including murder and extortion in Telangana and Chhattisgarh, according to the police.