Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Maoists kill villager in Jharkhand

Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), Nov 17 (PTI) Suspected Maoists today gunned down a villager at Nimidh in Saraikela-Kharswan district, police said.

Armed cadres shot dead 35-year-old Sheoraj Singh, who was allegedly a Maoist sympathiser, after differences cropped up between them over share of money, police said, adding the victim used to allegedly collect funds for the group.

Earlier, Maoists had pasted posters and distributed pamphlets in support of their poll boycott call in the upcoming assembly polls in Jharkhand.

No comments: