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PTI Ramgarh
Updated: 07-12-2018 22:49 IST

Eight suspected

rebels of Maoist outfit Peoples Liberation Front of India

(PLFI) were arrested from Ramgarh district for their alleged

crimes including the murder of a CPI leader, police said on


They were also charged with the abduction of an AJSU

Party leader.

PLFI rebel Bajiram Mahato was allegedly involved in

both the incidents and evading arrest, said Superintendent of

Police Nidhi Dwivedi.

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) arrested the eight

followers of Mahato who is still at large, she told a press


Arrested miscreants confessed during interrogation

that they work for the PLFI, a splinter group of CPI(Maoists)

under leadership of Bajiram Mahato, police said.

A country made pistol, 8 cartridges and 3 motorcycles

were seized from their possession by SIT.

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