Maoist arrested, arms recovered

4 Apr 2017

A Maoist was arrested and a cache of arms and ammunition recovered from the Banjama forest in this district, police said today. Acting on a tip off, a joint team of CRPF and Special Task Force (STF) raided the forest and caught the Maoist on Monday night, superintendent of police Jayant Kant said. An AK-56 rifle, a pistol, magazines of two pistols, three detonators, two high explosive grenades, 108 rounds of ammunition, besides some gelatin sticks were recovered from a place in the forest on identification of the ultra, he said. (PTI)