Wanted Naxalite arrested

Sonbhadr: A Naxalite carrying a cash reward of Rs 5,000 on his head was arrested along with explosives by the police in Bindanganj area, officials said here Tuesday.

Shashikant alias Naval Pandit was arrested by police from Ojha Pahari area last evening and explosives, including gelatin rods and detonators, were recovered from his possession, they said.

Police said that Pandit was an active member of Munna Vishwakarma ganj.