Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Naxal with 5 lakh bounty arrested in Jharkhand



  

Ranchi, Nov 18: A Naxal belonging to the proscribed Tritiya Sammelan Prastuti Committee (TSPC) outfit, carrying a reward of Rs 5 lakh on his head, was arrested in Jharkhand's Chatra district on Tuesday, police said.


Naxal with 5 lakh bounty arrested in Jharkhand

Acting on a tip-off, police personnel arrested the outfit's self-styled 'zonal commander' Krishna Ganju near Bhangiya river in Pratappur police station area, Superintendent of Police Rishabh Kumar Jha told PTI.

A .315 bore rifle, a country-made gun and several cartridges were seized from his possession, the officer said.

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The arrested Naxal is wanted in several criminal cases registered with different police stations in the district, he said.

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Meanwhile, armed Naxals set fire to an earthmover, a tractor and several other machines engaged in constructing roads and a bridge in Onegada in Peshrar police station area, its officer-in-charge Harioudh Kurmali said.

The Naxals forced the construction workers to flee the area, following which they set ablaze the machinery, he added

https://www.oneindia.com/india/naxal-with-5-lakh-bounty-arrested-in-jharkhand-3177986.html


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