CHANDRAPUR: Gadchiroli police on Wednesday arrested deputy commander of Naxal dalam Subhash alias Lalasay Walko (20) who had played a key role in Pustola landmine blast. 13 CRPF jawans were killed in the blast on March 27.
The police arrested Walko in dense jungle during anti-Naxal operations. Cops claimed that he was involved in Naxal activities since the last three years. He was a member of Chatgaon Dalam. Since last one year he was serving as deputy commander of Potegaon Dalam.
Investigations revealed that he was involved in Markegaon and Hattigota massacre of police and Mungner encounter. Walko had also taken part in Naxal operations in Kanker district of adjoining Chhattisgarh.
An offence under relevant sections of law has been registered against Walko.