Bhubaneswar: Maoists on Sunday blew up two school buildings and killed a villager in separate incidents in Orissa’s Malkangiri district, police said.
The rebels blew up a school building in Bejingiwada village and another in Tentuliguda village using landmines, Superintendent of Police Anirudha Kumar Singh said.
In a separate incident, Maoists killed a man at Gampakunda village, accusing him of being a police informer. The man`s body was found on a village road with Maoist posters lying nearby.
More than half of Orissa`s 30 districts are affected by the Maoist menace. Malkangiri, nearly 620 km from here, is considered one of their strongholds.