Mail News Service
Saraikela, April 4: Hardcore naxalite Phagua Munda was arrested by a police team at the Kharsawan-Kuchai border. He has been sent to jail.
Saraikela SDPO Avinash Kumar informed that acting on a tip off late Wednesday night that Phagua Munda was lurking in the Kharsawan PS jurisdiction, a police team was formed which nabbed the naxalite at the Kuchai-Kharsawan border.
According to reports, Munda used to work for the Maoists and was involved in many cases for which the police were on the lookout for him.
The arrest of Phagua Munda is being seen as a major achievement for the district police in view of the imminent LS elections.