Three KLO terrorists arrested in W Bengal

Three more KLO militants have been arrested in West Bengal's Malda district.

india Updated: May 25, 2006 16:09 IST

Three more KLO militants have been arrested in West Bengal's Malda district, police said on Thursday.

With the arrest of the three on Wednesday night, the police took into custody six Kamtapur Liberation Organisation militants in Malda district since Tuesday, Deputy Superintendent of Police (HQ) Prashanta Bhattacharjee said.

The police captured them in various parts of the district after interrogating three hardcore militants who had been arrested from Kanturka village under Habibpur police station.

One of those arrested from Kanturka was involved in the murder of a CPI(M) leader about four months ago, Bhattacharjee said.

First Published: May 25, 2006 16:09 IST