Security forces today recovered three rifles, two bullets and two can bombs planted under a road bridge during anti-naxal operation in Bihar’s Rohtas district today.
Deputy Inspector General of Police Sahabad range Mohammad Rahman said following information about Maoists presence in Oardaja village in forest of Kaimur a joint team of CRPF and state police launched a combing operation.
The security forces recovered three rifles and two bullets, the DIG said.
While returning, the security forces found two can bombs planted under a road bridge in Alampur road.
The can bombs weighed 15 kg and 10 kg respectively, he said.
Security forces are on alert in Bihar and Jharkhand following naxal incidents in Chhattisgarh.