Chhattisgarh: Security forces apprehend Naxalite, recover 5 kg IED

Raipur: Security forces on Tuesday apprehended a suspected Naxalite and recovered a 5 kg improvised bomb from Maoist-hit district of Bijapur in Chhattisgarh.

 Chhattisgarh: Security forces apprehend Naxalite, recover 5 kg IED

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Officials said a patrol squad led by CRPF nabbed a wanted 'Janmilitia' section commander of Naxals, identified as Hapka Sannu, from Korma forests of the district during an operation.

Some literature and a cash of Rs 10,000 was also seized from him, they said. Earlier in the day, troops of the paramilitary force recovered a 5 kg Improvised Explosive Device from Palnar-Gangloor area.

PTI

Updated Date: Jun 03, 2014 14:37:39 IST