The Left-wing extremists are at it again in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra. The insurgents killed husband of a gram sevika late on Sunday night taking the toll to 45 this year alone. According to reports, a group of armed naxalites stormed Kothi village under Bhamragarh tehsil on Sunday night and enquired about Mahendra Bawankar (32), husband of gram sevika Jyoti Bawankar.
The district police said that rebels reached the house of Bawankar but he was not there at that time. They waited for Mahendra and when he approached his house at 1.30 am, they dragged him away. The rebels gunned him down in front of his family members on Monday early morning, accusing him of being a police informer.