AURANGABAD: The CPI (Maoist) has called for 24-hour Magadh bandh on Thursday to protest against the arrest of Maoist leader Rajesh Bhokta and a former mukhiya Manu Yadav. The duo were arrested by the police last Friday.
Police sources said the bandh has been called in Magadh division which includes Gaya, Aurangabd, Jehanabad, Arwal and Nawada districts.
The Maoists had put up posters in several places in eastern parts of the district announcing the bandh beginning Wednesday midnight. Posters were first spotted near SN Sinha College here on Wednesday morning, said police sources.
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