Crime

Suspect Maoist commits suicide in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: One of the 12 suspect Maoists arrested in Malkangiri yesterday has reportedly committed suicide in the SP office last night.

The deceased was identified as Soma Kabasi of Jandraguda village under the Mathili police station in the district.

According to reports, Soma committed suicide hours after he was interrogated by police on his alleged links with Maoist organisation and involvement in violence activities. 

Notably, the Malkangiri SP had yesterday informed the Medial that 12 Maoists were arrested by police from different places. While seven of them belonged to Kalimela area, four of them were resident of Mahupadar under the Mathili police limits.

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