Top Maoist shot dead in Latehar

In the note a rebel faction Jharkhand Janmukti Parishad claimed responsibility for the killing, the police said.

Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011, 22:23 PM IST

Latehar: A self-styled
sub-zonal commander of the CPI (Maoist) was on Wednesday shot dead by
a rival faction in Latehar district, the police said here.

The Maoist was identified as Chandanji and his body
was found at Uchhila More under Barwadih police station of the
district.

A note was found at the spot.

In the note a rebel faction Jharkhand Janmukti
Parishad claimed responsibility for the killing, the police
said.

PTI