Dehri-on-Sone: Six people were on Thursday arrested in connection with the murder of a Maoist leader in Rohtas district, police said.

Six people, including the prime accused Sonu Singh, were arrested from Makrain railway crossing in connection with the murder of CPI(ML) leader Bhaiya Ram Yadav on March 14, SP Manu Maharaj said.

Police seized three rifles, a country-made pistol, a sword and 21 cartridges from them.

Yadav was shot dead by armed assailants in Karakat bazaar in Nasriganj area.


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