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Maoists kill 2 in Jharkhand

IANS  |  Ranchi 

Maoist guerrillas shot dead two people in a village in Jharkhand's district on Wednesday, police said.

According to the police, Maoists dragged Geeta Munda, a former member, and Etwa Munda from their houses in Mairamjanga village of district to a jungle where they were shot.

The Maoists left a pamphlet terming the two as police informers and also torched their two-wheeler.

The bodies have been sent for post-mortem, police said.

Police has termed the incident as an act of desperation by the Maoists. Several Maoists have been arrested from different parts of the state.

Maoist guerrillas are active in 18 of the 24 districts of

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First Published: Wed, March 14 2018. 17:36 IST
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