Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Maoist 'commander' surrenders with wife

Published: May 11,2009

Karimnagar(AP) , May 11 A Maoist group&aposcommander&aposalong with his wife today surrendered before the police here, a top official said.

Durgam Buchaiah alias Vikram (28) surrendered before the police along with his wife Chintoor Nagamani alias Swaroopa (22) at Godavarikhani town here, Deputy Superintendent of Police G Chandramouli said.

Buchaiah, who had joined Naxal movement in 2001, married Swaroopa recently who hails from Taroor village in Bijapur district of Chattisgarh state, the DSP said.

The Maoist was carrying a reward of Rs 20,000 on his head, he said, adding that he also worked as North Telangana Zonal Committee Deputy Commander of the group.

Meanwhile, the district police unearthed a landmine at Somanapalli village outskirts under Ramagundam police station limits.

Police found the landmine during a routine check, he said.







Source: PTI

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