Naxals kill three villagers in Gadchiroli
Nagpur: A group of Naxalites allegedly
killed three persons including a village-head in Korchi
taluka of Gadchiroli district, police said on Monday.
The sarpanch of Dabri village Motiram Katenge (50),
Sudhakar Koreti (40) and Paharsinh Kumre (55) were killed last
night in Bijepar village and their bodies were dumped in
neighbouring Mohgaon Tola village, they said.
The bodies were found in mutilated conditions. While two
of the victims were stoned to death, the sarpanch was killed
using firearms, the police said.
According to police, the Naxalites left a note near the
bodies claiming that some police jawans of special force C-60
were responsible for the death of the three villagers. They
also accused the deceased of being police informers.