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Jharkhand: Arms, ammo seized after encounter with Maoists

Jharkhand Police on Saturday recovered a cache of arms, ammunition, and explosives following an encounter with CPI (Maoist) cadres at a village within the state’s Chatra district, round 140 km from state capital Ranchi.

The state police, together with a crew from CRPF’s 190 battalion, went for an operation after getting inputs that CPI (Maoist) members of Particular Space Committee member Gautam Paswan and Regional Committee member Indel Ganjhu had been grouping within the forest space of Fata village and engaged the Maoists in a gunfight.

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