Latehar(Jharkhand):The Maoists shot dead an alleged former comrade after branding him as “police informer” in Latehar district.
         
Ranvir Singh,who according to the police, broke away from the banned outfit recently,was killed by the Maoists at Chhipadohar under Barwadih police station in Wednesday night, the
police said on Thursday.

He belonged to Ranka in the neighbouring Garwah district.The police have denied that Singh was ever an informer for it.

(Agencies)