Bodies of two abducted by Naxals found in Gadchiroli

Bodies of two abducted by Naxals found in Gadchiroli

Gadchiroli: Bodies of two abducted persons from Chhattisgarh were found with their throats slit on Sunday in Gadchiroli district, a senior police official said.

Gadchiroli Superintendent of Police Shailesh Balkawade said that Sona Padha (35) and Somji Padha (40) had been kidnapped by Naxals from Bande village in Chhattisgarh with their throats slit on August 26.

Speculations say that the Naxals may have assumed the duo as a police informer and killed them, the official said.

Their bodies were found on Sunday morning near Tadguda road in Gatta area of Ettapalli taluka in Gadchiroli, he added.