Eight members of a fake naxal gang were arrested by Edulla Bayyaram police at Janampeta village in Pinapaka mandal on Friday night.

According to police sources, eight members of the pseudo-naxal gang including the warden of a Kothagudem-based private hostel were nabbed by a special team personnel patrolling near Janampeta late on Friday night.

About Rs. 1.30 lakh cash, two motorcycles, two toy pistols and four cell phones were recovered from their possession. – Staff Reporter