Giridih (RP Service): Police has arrested a hardcore ultra of the CPI (Maoists) from Pirtand Police Station area of this district and acting on the information provided by him has recovered 80 pieces of gelatin rods. The arrested ultra has been identified as Baijun Kisku alias Juna Marandi alias Langda.
Police sources said that Langda along with his three other associates were having a party near Chirki river at Kheta Dabar and were also planning a major incident when police got information about their presence and conducted the raid at the spot. During the raids, three other Maoists including area commander Shyam Murmu managed to escape but Langda was caught. The arrested has confessed to his involvement in the murder of a couple of men and also setting vehicles on fire.