Naxal Hideout Busted In Jharkhand


Ranchi: Huge cache of arms&ammunition, including 50kg explosives, 3rifles&350 cartridges, recovered from Naxal hideout in Latehar district, Jharkhand.

In a joint search operation, police and CRPF personnel recovered 16 IEDs (improvised explosive device) together weighing around 50kg besides one regular 303 rifle, two country made guns, 327 rounds of ammunition and bullets of AK-47 in Serendaag area of Latehar district on Saturday.

Latehar SP Anoop Birtharey said security forces also recovered a ten meter red banner of the CPI Maoists. The recovered articles, which were kept in steel containers were dug out, said SP.