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Maoists attack road construction company office in Bihar

Armed Maoists attacked a road construction company office set on fire vehicles and four motorcycles in Bihar's Naxal-hit Arwal district.

india Updated: Feb 14, 2015 14:46 IST
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Armed Maoists attacked a road construction company office set on fire vehicles and four motorcycles in Bihar's Naxal-hit Arwal district.

The incident took place late on Friday night near Asaula Bazar under Kinger police station area when about 20-25 armed Maoists attacked the base camp of the company and set on fire JCB machine, procklain, dumper, truck, pick van besides four bikes, station house officer (SHO) Sudhanshu Kumar said.

The reason behind the incident is suspected to be non-payment of levy demand, the SHO added.

Raids were carried out to nab the Maoists involved in the case, he said.

First Published: Feb 14, 2015 13:55 IST