*While Giridih SP and CRPF officer address media persons in Giridih today,CPI(Maoist)’s Area Commander stood in saree with her face covered by a piece of cloth.
In a joint operation of the police and the CRPF,CPI(Maoist)’s Lady Commander was nabbed last night.Right now she is in the custody of the security forces.She who carries an award of Rs two lakh on her head, was arrested in Gamhara village under Khukra police station in Giridhar district of Jharkhand.
She is slated to be sent to jail on judicial custody.
Sunita alias Koshalya alias Rama Khukra is accused in several criminal cases of murder and ransom.In one case, she is also accused of murdering five persons for ransom, firing and arson.In Bokaro,she was accused in nine cases whereas in Giridh, four cases of murder and ransom were registered against her.
After her arrest Giridih SP Amit Renu said on tip off on Thursday,a search operation was launched.In forest area falling under Gamhara village in Giridih,a group of banned CPI(Maoist) comrades were involved in a meeting to ‘launch a major attack.”The Security forces led by Renu,Additional SP(Operation)Deepak Kumar and CRPF’s D/154 Battalion Ajay Kumar Rajnikar nabbed her by chasing her for a while”,Renu said.
During her interrogations,CPI(Maoist)’s Lady Commander told the police that she is a resident of Chatropatti village of Bokaro district.She has informed that she is CPI(Maoist)’s ‘Area Commander and the extremist out fit’s Santosh Mahto alias Sanjay Mahto alias Basudeo is her husband.