New Delhi: Hours after BJD MLA Jhina Hikaka was released from captivity after 32 days, the Maoists struck once again killing two villagers and abducting 12 in Gadchiroli in Maharashtra on Thursday.

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However, there is no official confirmation from the governemnt so far.

It is to be noted, Sukma district collector Alex Paul Menon is still held hostage by the maoists since April 21.