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UP couple held in Bhopal for suspected Maoist links

BHOPAL: Uttar Pradesh Police’s Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Monday arrested a couple from east UP suspected to have Maoist links from a rented house in Bhopal, where they had been living for four-and-a-half years.

The couple, Manish Srivastava and Varsha alias Anita Srivastava, has been booked for waging/abetting war against the country, criminal conspiracy, forgery, cheating and fraud under the IPC.

According to UP Police sources, acting on intelligence inputs, ATS conducted raids in four cities, including one place in Kanpur, two places in Deoria district of east UP and the house where the couple lived on rent in Bhopal.