Jamshedpur: A Maoist was arrested with explosives in Ranka jungle around 40 km from in Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharswan district, police sources said.

The Maoist Sarkar Mahto fled but was chased and caught in an area under naxal-affected Chowka police station last night, the sources said.

Forty boosters, four high explosives, two detonators and Maoist literature were seized from his possession.

(Agencies)

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