Maoists kill surrendered woman cadre and son

Maoists killed a surrendered women cadre and her two year-old son at her home in Rangadhipa village, about 30 km from here, during the early hours today.

Updated: Feb 12, 2011, 15:01 PM IST

Rourkela: Maoists killed a surrendered women cadre and her two year-old son at her home in Rangadhipa village, about 30 km from here, during the early hours today.

Police said, the Moaists entered the 24 year-old woman`s home and slit her throat as well as that of her son.

The woman`s husband had died six months ago.

She had surrendered to the police in 2005 and had been
employed as home guard by Rourkela police two years later.

As per the rehabilitation package for surrendered Maoists
she had also been allotted a plot of land under the Indiara
Awas Yojana, the police added.

PTI