Two Chhattisgarh villagers from Dantewada district have been killed allegedly by Maoists on the suspicion that they have been police informers, whereas they have been on a visit to attend a perform in Bijapur district, police mentioned on Friday.
“The incident passed off on Thursday night time in a forest close to the border of Dantewada and Bijapur districts. The deceased-Ashok Kunjam and his pal Bandara Kunjam–were brutally crushed up because of which they died,” Dantewada Superintendent of Police (SP) Abhishek Pallava informed HT.
The SP mentioned that Ashok, together with his 5 members of the family and pal Bandara, all natives of Kirandul city in Dantewada, had gone to repair his marriage with a lady of Dudi Tumnar village in Bijapur.
“The villagers introduced the our bodies to Kirandul and evidently they have been crushed and strangled,” the SP mentioned.
Maoists have thrown a pamphlet, which was recovered from the spot, through which they claimed that the 2 males have been police informers and have been killed in Jan Adalat (Maoists’ kangaroo court docket).
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The Maoists additionally alleged that Dantewada SP was answerable for the deaths of the duo.
“The deceased by no means had any affiliation with the police. They have been residing peacefully in Kirandul. The Maoists wish to create concern among the many villagers in order that the villagers by no means dare to cooperate with the police,” mentioned the SP.