Daltonganj: Police has arrested four criminals on the charges of demanding extortion in the name of CPI(Maoists) and JJMP ultras from Hussainabad Police Station area of the Palamu district along with arms. Hussainabad SDPO Manoj Kumar Mahto said that around midnight police had received a secret tip-off that some alleged ultras had gathered around Pakhrodia Nala to execute a big
crime after which a police team in the wee hours conducted raids and managed to arrest four suspects while one managed to flee from the spot.
The arrested have been identified as Sonu Paswan, Chotan Rajwar, Ramjeet Paswan alias Daroga and Munu Paswan, the SDPO said adding that among the arrested Ramjeet Paswan has also been part of CPI(Maoists). He said that from the arrested a country made gun, a desi katta, a 315 bore rifle and a 315 bore country-made rifle have been recovered with cartridges.