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Maoists abduct BJP leader in Sukma

india Updated: May 15, 2012 08:48 IST
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Maoists on Monday kidnapped two people, including a local BJP leader, in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh in separate incidents.


Last month, the Maoists had abducted Sukma Collector Alex Paul Menon, who was released twelve days later.

Senior police officials told Bhasha/PTI that Sukma district BJP secretary Mochaki Joga was abducted when he was returning home by a private bus this evening. The Maoists stopped the bus on the way and took away Joga.

In another incident in Dornapal area, Maoists abducted Mochaki Kacche, a trader.

Although police have started a search operation, there are no concrete clues yet.