By Dipti Ranjan Kanungo,Bhubaneswar (Odisha/India) – Jhina Hikaka , rulling Biju Janta Dal Legislature of Laxmipur Constituency of Koraput District of Odisha has been abducted by the Maoists Friday late night.
As per the information, legislature Sri Hikaka was returning by a Bollero from Koraput to his home at Laxmipur after discussing with the party leaders regarding Vice Chairman election of the Zilla Parishad to be held on Saturday. On the way of Koraput to Laxmipur near Tayaput about 100-150 armed Maoists were digging the road to their Call of Bandh on Saturday. When the Bollero halted near that place, the armed Maoists taken the Mobile phones and Pistols from the Personal Security Officer (PSO) and Driver , released them and the Bollero but abducted the legislature Sri Hikaka . They have pasted a poster on the Bollero to success their call of Bandh.
It is to be remembered that 10 years ago the Maoists have abdicted two Ittalian Tourists from Kandhamal District and they have not been freed . The mediators and representatives of state Government are discussing for their safe release, but the Maoists have gun down a Police Officer and abducted the rulling legislature.