Two Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh



Raipur: Two Naxals were arrested during separate search operations conducted by a joint contingent of BSF and district police force in the Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Sunday.

Ramaram Jade (30) was nabbed yesterday by the security forces from forests under the jurisdiction of Durgukondal police station, a senior police official said.

"In a separate incident, Sakharam (35) was arrested from the forests of Kursel village under the jurisdiction of Tadoki police station," the official said.

Both of them were involved in a number of cases including loot, arson and kidnapping in the region.

Acting on a tip-off about their presence in the area, the police party arrested them, the official added.

PTI