Rayagada: In a despotic attack, Naxals torched vehicles that were being used for road construction and thrashed the workers in Niyamgiri area of Rayagada district.
The incident happened on Tuesday, where the Naxals set on fire two JCBs, a roller and a mixture machine. Not only that, they also issued posters with death threats.
The suspected Naxals had asked authorities to stop the road construction work immediately.
Odisha: Maoists thrashed workers & set on fire 2 JCB machines, a roller,& a mixture machine deployed for road construction work in Niyamgiri, Rayagada district on Tuesday night. Maoists also issued posters threatening authorities to immediately stop road construction in the area. pic.twitter.com/haGkJMOSHL
— ANI (@ANI) January 23, 2020