Maoist leader arrested

A top Maoist leader, identified as Rajesh, who was allegedly leading Maoist operations in a large area of Bihar and Jharkhand has been arrested, according to intelligence officers here.

The Government had announced a reward of Rs.5 lakh for information on his whereabouts. He was found to be staying in an apartment here.

PTI adds: A senior police officer said a woman and a man who were with “Rajesh alias Uday” are being interrogated to ascertain whether they also belong to the CPI (Maoist).

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