Naxal arrested in Chhattisgarh

Naxal arrested in Chhattisgarh Bijapur, Nov 10 (PTI) A 35-year-old Naxal, wanted inconnection with some killings, has been arrested fromChhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said on Sunday.

Hapka Sannu was nabbed from his native villageCherkanti on Saturday evening when a joint team of securityforces, comprising personnel of the CRPF's 85th battalion andlocal police, was out on an area domination operation, a localpolice official said.

When the security personnel were near Cherkanti, theyreceived inputs about Sannu's presence in the villagefollowing which they encircled the area, he said.

'Sannu was wanted in connection with some incidents ofkilling in the area,' the official said, adding that he wasbeing interrogated. PTI COR TKPGK GK