Four Naxalites held in Bihar

Jamui: Four hardcore Maoists were arrested during raids at Teliadih village by Jhajha Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel in Bihar's Jamui district Friday night, Superintendent of Railway Police (Jamalpur) A P Srivastava said.

On information provided by a cadre arrested from neighbouring Banka district yesterday, GRP personnel raided the village and arrested the four.

They were identified as Anil Ravida, Fago Ravidas and Raghuvir Ravidas and Anil Ravidas.

The four were wanted in connection with the killing of a GRP personnel and injuring two others, besides looting their rifles at Narganjo under Jhajha GRP in 2005, Srivastava said.