Ranchi, May 20 UNI | 2 months ago

Police today arrested an ultra of the proscribed CPI (Maoists) near Rukhi Ghati under Ghaghra Police Station area of the neighbouring Gumla district.

'Bhaiya Ram alias Bipin was arrested when he had to meet a person near Rukhi Ghati yesterday, Superintendent of Police Bhimsen Tuti today said.

The SP said Ram was wanted in connection with the killing of five policemen and was also invloved in attack of the Chainpur Police Station few years ago.

Ram revealed that he had joined the CPI (Maoist) three-four years ago to avenge the killing of his brother by a criminal outfit, the SP added.

A 9 mm pistol and several cartridges along with mobile phone was seized from him.

(Posted on 21-05-2014)