Four suspected Maoists held for burning two women to death

Four suspected Maoists were on Sunday arrested for allegedly burning to death the mother and sister of a CPI(M) member at Bagdubi village here, police said.

Last Updated: Jul 11, 2010, 17:49 PM IST

Bankura (WB): Four suspected Maoists were
on Sunday arrested for allegedly burning to death the mother and
sister of a CPI(M) member at Bagdubi village here, police
said.

"Jaisingh Baske, Mansingh Baske, Sripati Soren and
Somlal Mandi were arrested for burning to death Kamala Hembram
(85) and Saraswati (55)," police said.

On June 25, the four set on fire the house of CPI(M)
zonal committee member Nabin Hembram, they said, adding, while
Hembram managed to flee, the women were charred to death.

PTI