Maoists Get Life Sentence for Killing Policemen in Blast

5 Maoists sentenced to life imprisonment by a court for killing 11 policemen, injuring 58 others in a blast 5 years ago.

Published: 12th April 2016 02:04 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th April 2016 02:04 PM   |  A+A-


LOHARDAGA: Five Maoists were today sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for killing 11 policemen and injuring 58 others in a landmine blast in this district five years ago.

Pronouncing the verdict, the Lohardaga district judge (1), Anil Kumar Singh also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 each on them for committing the crime on May 3, 2011.

All the five were arrested within months of the landmine explosion at Dhardhare village.

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