The duo was arrested in front of Mamata Banerjee's residence on Harish Chatterjee Street. (File)
Two suspected Maoists - a man and a woman - were arrested near West Bengal Mamata Banerjee's residence at Kalighat area of the city this morning. The two were arrested in front of the Chief Minister's residence on Harish Chatterjee Street, police said.
"The suspected Maoists have said that they had come to surrender. They have surrendered the arms and ammunitions that they brought with them. We are interrogating them," the officer said.
During initial questioning the duo said they are connected to Maoist groups in Bagmundi.