Six members of CPI (ML) Janashakti group naxalites had been on Monday arrested in Rajanna Sircilla district on the cost of possession of weapons and extortion, police mentioned.
On dependable data, a police workforce caught them with the arms underneath Thangallapally police station limits.
Throughout interrogation, the six revealed that they had been holding totally different posts within the CPI (ML) Janashakti Ramachandram Social gathering group, the district Superintendent of Police Rahul Hegde mentioned.
Two country-made revolvers, 5 revolver rounds, six cellphones and two bikes apart from social gathering literature had been seized, the official mentioned.
The arrested, within the age group of 26-56, tried to extort cash from individuals by sending them threatening letters, the police added.
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