A policeman was Tuesday injured in an encounter with a group of 12-15 members of a Maoist splinter group near Bhumipur village in Garhwa district.
A self-styled area commander of the CPI (Maoist) has been arrested from the forests of Bilaiti Khair in the Maoist-hit Garhwa district.
A firing-squad member of the CPI (Maoist) has been arrested, the fifth arrest in connection with the two attacks that had killed 23 policemen in Garhwa and Latehar districts in December and January.
A large number of
improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and five hand grenades
were seized from a Maoist bunker during search operation near
Sameya village in Garhwa district today, police said.
Maoists have gunned down a former cadre after branding him as police `informer` at Phulwar village in Garhwa district.
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