Maoists kill two brothers

Jamshedpur: Maoists killed two brothers, who were also activists of the ultra outfit, in West Singhbhum district in the wee hours today. The ultras slit the throats of Koda Kerai and Kot Kerai, both brothers in the age group of 30 to 35 yrs, at a place and threw the bodies on Chakradharpur-Sonua road, about 90 kms from here, Superintendent of Police Arun Kumar Singh told PTI.

Both the victims were also activists of the ultra group and were killed allegedly for fleeing with a carbine belonged to rebels, he said. The victims were residents of Ichakuti village under Chakradharpur police station, he said adding that a police team rushed to the spot to recover the bodies.