Staff Reporter

WARANGAL: The police arrested two pseudo naxals and recovered from them two country-made weapons and ammunition in Dharmasagar mandal here on Tuesday.

According to Superintendent of Police Shah Nawaz Qasim, they arrested Sk. Moulana Bhasa of Govindaraopet mandal and one Ajay Dhimar of Uttar Pradesh while they were proceeding to Dharmasagar mandal.

During the course of interrogation, Basha said they had hatched a plan to pose as naxalites and extort money from quarry owners in Dharmasagar mandal. Ajay went to Uttar Pradesh and secured two country-made weapons from his friend Banti Lodhi in Ahankarpur in Uttar Pradesh.