The maoists killed a person by slitting his throat at Birigi village in Koraput district during late night yesterday. The deceased has been identified as Rohini Nachika.
As per the sources, the naxalites took the deceased out of his house and slit his throat. Though the exact reason behind this act is yet to be ascertained, the Maoists could have murdered Rohini suspecting him as a police informer.
Meanwhile, police are investigating the matter and trying to trace the Maoists division involved in the crime. The body of the deceased has been sent for autopsy.