Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Naxalite units busted, 20 arrested

Ranchi/New Delhi: Security forces have busted two Naxalite camps and arrested an ‘area commander' besides 20 militants as part of its first inter-State operations launched along the Jharkhand-West Bengal-Orissa border. The operation, which started a few days back, includes security personnel from the Special Action Force of the CRPF besides the police of the three States.

Official sources said the operation involved the forests of Chaibasa and they planned to secure the porous border areas. Naxalite literature and 10 IEDs were also seized, the sources said. — PTI

No comments: