Friday, December 18, 2009

Naxalites raid farmhouses, loot over 550 quintals of paddy

Agencies

Munger Heavily armed activists of the CPI (Maoist) raided farmhouse and godowns at Lakadkola village in Bihar's Munger during the wee hours Friday and looted over 550 quintals of paddy, police said.
About 200 naxalites swooped on the farmhouse of late Akshyay Lal Singh, a freedom fighter, and godowns of other farmers and looted over 550 quintals of paddy after beating up a guard, they said.

The naxalites also fled with the tractor parked in the farmhouse.

Superintendent of Police Shredhar Mandal said that a few anti-social elements were also involved in looting the paddy. The naxalites also posted stickers saying "zamindaro ke zameen ko CPI (Maoist) adhigrahan karta hai"(The CPI-Maoist is taking over the lands of Zamindars).

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