Maoists blow up school in Palamau

Medininagar (Jharkhand): Maoists blew up a middle school in Palamau district early on Wednesday, police said here.

About 50 to 60 rebels reached the school at Chadara village and exploded dynamite blowing it up in the wee hours, Superintendent of Police, Anup T Mathew, told reporters here.

There was no occupant in the school during the explosion, he added.