Landmine Kills Home Guard In The Agency
Visakhapatnam: A landmine allegedly triggered by Maoists in the Agency area of the district killed a home guard on Friday. The incident occurred at Ramarao Palem near Lotugadda in Annavaram police station limits at about 9 am. The deceased was identified as Sheikh Vali. Reports say that a crater was developed at the spot as result of the explosion.
The landmine exploded when the jeep driven by Vali was crossing a culvert at Meduwada. The jeep was heading for Lotugadda. Maoists left a piece of paper and a red flag at the spot according to reports.