Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Koraput, Dec 16:

Body of a Maoist was recovered from Uparakanti hill under Semiliguda police limits in Odisha’s Koraput district today.


The deceased was identified as T Anil Kumar alias Chandu hailing from Andhra Pradesh.

Though the reason behind the death was yet to be ascertained, it is suspected that the Maoist might have been murdered as there were marks of injuries on his head.

Chandu was arrested in 2014 and later released on conditional bail. He was residing in Koraput for the last one year after getting bail.

During the period, Chandu was helping police for which he had received threats from Maoists through letters.