Maoist`s body found hanging in Odisha jungle

Last Updated: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 20:48

Baripada: The police on Monday found
the body of a Maoist cadre hanging from a tree at Suliapada
jungle in Odisha`s Mayurbhanj district.

The dead ultra was identified as Bhagabat Marandi of
Palo village in Suliapada police station and a close associate
of Maoist leader Kishore, the police said.

Bhagabat, a member of Kishore arms squad of West
Bengal-Jharkhand-Odisha Border Regional Committee, was accused
in several cases including an attack on former JMM MP
Sudam Marandi where three security personnel were killed under
Chandia police station area and murder of a tribal from
Handibhanga area of Mayurbhanj district, the police said.

The police found a bicycle under the tree where
Marandi`s body was hanging.

PTI



First Published: Monday, January 23, 2012 - 20:48

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