10 Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh

DN Bureau

Ten Naxals were arrested in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh.

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Raipur: Ten Naxals were arrested in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, police said.

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The rebels were nabbed yesterday during search operations launched by security forces, a police official from Bastar said.

Nine of them were arrested from Sukma district and one in Kanker district, the official said.

The Bastar region consists of half a dozen districts. The ultras arrested in Sukma were facing criminal cases like murder, attempt to murder, attack on police teams and arson, in different police stations, the official said.

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The police seized a rifle from the 25-year-old Naxal apprehended in Kanker, they added. (PTI) 

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