RAIPUR: Suspected Maoists beat up after which stabbed to demise a police constable in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district late Tuesday. They touchdown up at his door to demand a tractor and a telephone, the sufferer’s spouse mentioned.
Vetti Bhima jumped out of a window of his home to flee the 5 armed males who got here on the lookout for him, however was chased down and assaulted with sticks earlier than being fatally stabbed a number of occasions.
The homicide passed off within the Penta space of Sukma district. The police mentioned the way wherein the constable was killed steered the assailants belonged to a Maoist outfit, however different potentialities are additionally being investigated.
In response to Bhima’s spouse, she didn’t know if her husband’s killers had been Maoists. She claimed to have solely heard them demanding a tractor and a cell phone from him. Villagers dwelling in Chhattisgarh’s Maoist-infested areas typically face such calls for from cadres of armed outfits.