Sarpanch resigns under Maoist threat in Odisha

Koraput, 24 May-2014: Baldaboi Pati, sarpanch of Talaguluru panchayat under Pottangi police limits in Odisha’s Koraput district today submitted his resignation to the BDO Pottangi under Maoist threat, sources said.

Sarpanch resigns under Maoist threat in Odisha

Sarpanch resigns under Maoist threat in Odisha

It may be recalled here that the sarpanch was among the three persons abducted by Maoists on the night of May 10.

While the Maoists had killed the other two Petele Taudu ex-sarpanch Talaguluru and his brother Petele Sinalu they had released Pati with a warning to resign from his post or face death penalty like the other two.

(Input Source: Odisha Sun Times)