Senior Maoist leader held in Kolkata

Kolkata, PTI | Updated : 03 August 2013, 01:17 PM

A senior Maoist leader was arrested from the city's Charumarket area, police said.

Jaita Das, a senior city committee member of CPI Maoist was arrested by the police following a tip off, police said.

Several documents were seized from his possession, they said.

According to unofficial sources, Das had participated in a rally against the Kamduni rape and murder case in Kamduni last month.

He is an alumni of Kolkata's Jadavpur university.

First Published: Saturday, August 03, 2013 01:16 PM
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