Rajnandgaon: Four Naxals have been arrested in Maoist-hit Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Tuesday.

"The cadres of jan-militia group of Maoists were nabbed from the forests of Bukmarka village under Manpur police station area (over 100 kms from Rajnandgaon town) during an anti-Naxal operation by joint contingent of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and district force late last evening," a senior official said.

Those arrested were identified as Mahendra Rai (35), Siyaram Nureti (25), Maniksai Kupmadi (30) and Shankar Korcha (29), the officials said.

Naxal-related literature, banners, posters and utensils of daily use recovered from their possession.


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