Maoists slit throat of a person

A person was killed by Maoists at Bandhugaon in Odisha`s Koraput district charging him to be a police informer, police said.

Last Updated: Jan 07, 2012, 16:25 PM IST

Koraput (Odisha): A person was killed by
Maoists at Bandhugaon in Odisha`s Koraput district charging
him to be a police informer, police said.

The dead man was identified as Enkana Kadranga (35) of
Tolopalesu village, they said.
A group of armed Maoists waylaid Kadranga while
he was returning to Tolopalesu from Elgawalsa, about 100 km
from here, under Bandhugaon police limits last night and slit
his throat. His body was spotted by local villagers this
morning, they said.

Superintendent of Police, Koraput, Anup Kumar Sahoo
said: "We have received information about the incident but as
the spot of the crime lies in a remote area, our men are
taking all precautionary measures to reach the spot and
recover the body. Details will be known once our party reaches
the spot."

A Maoist letter recovered from the spot revealed that
Kadranga was killed as he was acting as a police informer,
sources said.

PTI