Bihar: Maoists blast village head's house

Jamui (Bihar): Armed Maoists blew up a part of the house of a village head at Bariarpur village in the Barhat police station area of Bihar's Naxal-infested Jamui district.

Over 40 ultras raided the village and blew up a portion of Sumitra Devi's house by exploding bombs late last night, police said.

They also blew up the house of a vilalger identified as Ashok Yadav at Karman tola in the the same police station area, they said.

A combing operation has been launched to nab the culprits.