The incident took place last night, under Mahadevpur police limits, nearly 90 kms from here, they said.
The naxal-duo forcibly entered the house of Bautu Laxmaiah (25) in the village and took him to the outskirts and shot him dead.
Laxmaiah had surrendered before the police in 2006.
Karimnagar: A former naxalite was gunned down by two Maoists at Sarvaipet village near here after they suspected him to be a police informer, police said on Sunday.
First Published: Sunday, January 02, 2011, 16:31