Top Maoist leader shot near H'bad
The slain Maoists have been identified as Chandramouli alias Devanna of CPI-M, and Jyotakka, also a party member.india Updated: Dec 28, 2006 11:57 IST
A top Maoist leader and his wife were shot dead in a gun battle with the police in Andhra Pradesh, officials said on Thursday.
The slain Maoists have been identified as Chandramouli alias Devanna, a central committee member of the Communist Party of India-Maoist, and Jyotakka, also a party member.
The incident took place in Pansapalli village, about 500 km from Hyderabad, on Wednesday night.
First Published: Dec 28, 2006 11:10 IST