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Maoists set machines on fire in Bihar

Suspected Maoist guerrillas torched machines of a road construction company in Bihar's Buxar district early on Saturday, police said.

patna Updated: Mar 13, 2010 11:02 IST

Suspected Maoist guerrillas torched machines of a road construction company in Bihar's Buxar district early on Saturday, police said.

The JCB machine and one tractor was set afire at Dumraon in Buxar, about 125 km from in Patna, creating panic among the workers and the company officials.

"The Maoists apparently targeted the construction company for levies," a police officer said.