Chatra: Suspected ultras belonging to the PLFI set on fire a loader machine and two dumpers at Bachra railway siding of the CCL located under Piparwar Police Station area of this district.
Police sources on Friday said that a group of 15 ultras reached at the site around midnight and opened indiscriminate firing following which the staff and other workers fled from the spot.
The ultras later poured diesel out of the vehicles and set them on fire. Upon receiving information, Tandwa SDPO Ashutosh Satyam had reached on the spot.
On Friday morning, Chatra SP Rishabh Jha too went to the spot. However he said that it was too early to say as to whether the incident had been executed by the ultras or some criminal outfit.
However police sources claimed earlier also the ultras of PLFI had thrown bombs at the Kanta Ghar of the siding project on a previous occasion.