Ranchi: Lohardaga police have arrested Akash Nagesia alias Sameshwar Nagesia, an active member of Ravindra Ganjhu squad, regional commander of CPI Maoist organization, from Ranchi railway station. The police team has taken this action on the basis of secret information received by Lohardaga SP Harish Bin Zaman. SP said in a press conference on Saturday.
SP said that the arrested Naxalite Akash Nagesia has given much information during interrogation. Apart from this, involvement in many cases has also been accepted. During interrogation, it was told that on March 26, when the contractor doing bridge construction work on Barka river in Serengdag had refused to pay the levy, he had carried out the incident of arson.
Apart from this, on May 22, there was firing on Munshi with the intention of killing him for not paying the levy. Although he escaped. On December 11, 2022, Akash Nagesia, along with his associates, had stolen Swaraj’s tractor and rotavator from outside his house.