2 Naxals arrested in Jharkhand

Lohardaga (Jharkhand), Jul 4 (PTI) Two suspected members of Naxalite outfit People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) were arrested in Jharkhand's Lohardaga district on Sunday, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, security forces nabbed the two Naxals, wanted for over three years, in Bhandra police station area, its in-charge Abhishek Tiwari said.

The duo was wanted for allegedly demanding a levy of lakhs of rupees in the name of PLFI from a contractor in 2018.

The accused persons have been remanded to judicial custody, he added. PTI IKD ACD ACD

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