Seven Maoists held in Bihar

Seven Maoists, including a ‘commander’, were arrested during joint raids by police and Cobra Battalion of CRPF from two places in Rohtas district, police said today.

Acting on a tip-off, police and Cobra Battalion of CRPF raided a place near an under-construction bridge over river Sone yesterday and arrested Maoist ‘commander’ Sudarashan Ram alias Firoj and his four accomplices, SP Manu Maharaj said.

They were wanted in connection with the killing of Bikramganj sub-divisional police officer and over a dozen other cases, Maharaj said, adding that 4 country-made weapons, 17 live cartridges and 4 mobile phones were seized from them.

In a separate raid, two ultras were arrested from Chutia area in Rohtas district, he added.


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