Gaya, May 6 : A joint team CRPF and district police arrested five hardcore Maoists from different places under Roshanganj police station area in the district today.
Police Superintendent (City) Sushil Kumar told media here that 159th battalion of CRPF nabbed two extremists of outlawed CPI (Maoist) Santosh Yadav and Santosh Kumar near Baram Moria village under Roshanganj police station area and on the basis of their interrogation, three more Maoists were nabbed from different places under the same police station area. Three other nabbed Maoists were identified as Sardar Yadav, Gopal Yadav and Indradev Yadav.
Mr Kumar said all nabbed outlaws were active members of CPI (Maoist). He said Naxal literature, caps, equipment for triggering bomb explosion, two motorcycles and objectionable pamphlets were recovered from them. The nabbed outlaws were involved in various unlawful activities under various police station areas in Gaya district. (UNI)