a Left Wing Extremist, identified as Natham Jeeva, in Tiruvallur
District. Jeeva was reportedly involved in a murder case. He remained
underground for many years and was arrested near Thiruninravur
by a special team following a tip-off. "Jeeva is a very important
Maoist cadre who was wanted by the Tamil Nadu Police for about
35 years," Inspector-General of Police (intelligence) M.S.
Jaffar Sait said.