Two Naxals arrested in Kanker

Raipur: Two Naxals were arrested from Chhattisgarh's Kanker district on Tuesday, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Roop Singh and Mehru Ram from Paratpur village under Pakhanjur station area and seized many guns from the Superintendent of Police, Kanker Ajay Yadav told PTI over phone.

Both the accused were wanted in connection with murder and attempt to murder cases, he said.

Further investigation is on, police said.

In two other incidents today, nine Naxals and two CRPF jawans were killed in Dantewada and Bijapur districts of the state respectively.