Khunti (Jharkhand): A man and his son were on day shot dead by Maoists at Bungtel in Khunti district, police said.
Sixty-year-old Gurucharan Singh Bhuyan and his 32-year-old son Radha Mohan died on the spot, SP M Tamil Vanan said.
About a hundred Maoists came to the village looking for Bhuyan's another son, Prakash, whom the Maoists accused of having links with the rival People's Liberation Front of India, he said.
When they did not get information on whereabouts of Prakash, they beat up the villagers, he added.