Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Three suspected Maoists arrested by police in Bankura

Bankura (WB) (PTI): Three suspected Maoists were arrested on Monday in Majuria village of Bankura district bordering West Midnapore district, police said.

Superintendent of Police Vishal Garg said the three persons, suspected to be Maoists, were arrested in Majuria village of the district which is near Lalgarh in West Midnapore district where security forces have launched an operation to clear the area of Naxalites.

Mr. Garg said the police were interrogating the trio.

Security forces had arrested two Maoists while they were planting landmines at Sarenga in Bankura district on Sunday.

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