Maoists kill special police officer in Chhattisgarh

Maoist guerrillas killed a special police officer on Monday in Chhattisgarh`s restive Bastar region.

Last Updated: Feb 14, 2011, 22:12 PM IST

Raipur: Maoist guerrillas killed a special police officer on Monday in Chhattisgarh`s restive Bastar region, the police said.
Munnalal Markam was killed in Gondpalli village in Dantewada district, more than 400 km south of state capital Raipur.

He was posted at Dantewada police station and had gone to a relative`s house at Gondpalli when the rebels killed him with sharp-edged weapons, sources in police headquarters said in Raipur.

IANS