Three militants of a new ultra outfit `Sashastra People`s Morcha` (SPM) were arrested with arms and ammunition from near Baliari Mode in Maoist-hit Palamau district Tuesday.
Anti-naxal operations in Palamau district in Jharkhand could have got impetus had nine long-pending road projects been completed, Senior Advisor in Union Home Ministry K Vijay Kumar said on Tuesday.
The BJP swept the Jharkhand Lok Sabha poll by winning 10 seats and is leading on two others while riding on a popularity wave of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.
A man and his nephew were killed when a goods train ran over them near Rajhara station in Palamau district under Dhanbad division of East Central Railway on Monday, Government Railway Police sources said.
CPI (Maoist) sub-zonal commander and his associate were arrested and huge quantity of arms and ammunition was seized from them in jungle under Panki police station in Palamau district.
Eight operatives of the ultra outfit PLFI were arrested and arms and ammunition seized from them in Purusothampur village of Palamau district, police today said.
There will be no relaxation in the ongoing anti-Maoist operations in Palamau, Latehar and Garwah districts of Jharkhand, newly appointed Inspector General (Palamau Zone), R K Mallick said.
Maoists on Friday set a bus on fire after evicting passengers on Panki-Ranchi road in Palamau district, the police said here.
were recovered at Tal village of Palamau district, the police said on Sunday.
A self-styled Maoist sub-zonal commander was on Tuesday arrested along with another person in Palamau district.
A school headmaster was abducted on Thursday at Tal village in the district of Palamau, the police said.
A Maoist has been shot dead by a rival group at Barwahi village in Palamau
district, the police said.
Maoists blew up a middle school in Palamau district early on Thursday.
The reserve, which boasted of 42 tigers in 2003, has just 6 left now, as per the 2009 census.
Maoists blew up a school building in Palamau, half an hour before their 24-hour
shutdown began in three states.
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