Maoists blast mobile phone tower in Bihar
A police officer said a dozen of armed men used dynamite to blow up the tower of a private telecom operator at Mananpur area in Lakhisarai, about 140 km from Patna.
According to police officials in Jamui district, Maoists also torched a private vehicle.
The Maoist strike call evoked mixed response in the state. Normal life was hit in some rural areas but urban areas were largely unaffected.