Indian Pastor Abducted and Killed
Pastor Uika Maria of Lachipuram church, Chintur ( located about 1.5 miles from Motu, a block of the Malkangiri district of Odisha) has been abducted and killed by the Naxalites. His dead body was found on in the morning on July 20, 2016. His body was found near the jungle with a poster accusing him of being a police informer. It claims he was trying to motivate and encourage the people of the tribe against Naxalism.