In recent days, there have been attacks (allegedly) by the People's Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), led by the Communist Party of India (Maoist) [CPI (Maoist), on the infrastructure of the old Indian state.


On April 26, a rail track on the busy Howrah-Mumbai main line in West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand were blown up during a Bandh (armed strike), interrupting the goods transport by rail for several hours. After the incident, the reaction initiated a combing operation in the area, but without any success. 1


The same day a construction site, also in West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand were attacked, setting a truck and a Jeep of the construction company ablaze. According to the "Times of India" three combatants of the PLGA approached on motorcycles and asked the workers to leave the spot before torching the vehicles. 2