Maoists Kill Contractor, Torch 3 Vehicles In Malkangiri
Malkangiri: Panic gripped Goliaguda area in Malkangiri district after Maoists killed a contractor and set ablaze several construction vehicles.
The deceased contractor has been identified as Sukumar Mandal.
Reportedly, the incident took place at a construction site in Goliaguda under Mathili block.
Alleging sub-standard construction of the road, around 15 Maoists set three vehicles, an SUV and a poclain machine, on fire. They also left a poster at the spot warning the administration to stop the construction work.
Meanwhile, combing operation has been intensified in the area.