Odisha Sun Times Bureau
The Maoists today shot dead one Raju Hantal of Ralegada village in the Chitrakonda cut-off region of Malkangiri district in Odisha suspecting him a police informer.
According to Malkangiri S P Akhileswar Singh, a group of armed Maoists struck at the house of Hantala at Ralegada village in Chitrakonda cut-off area and took him away. Later his body was found with bullet marks in the forest near the village.
It may be mentioned that the Maoists have put up posters and banners in several places of the district urging the people to boycott Lok Sabha and Assembly elections.