Malkangiri, Jan 3: Maoist posters have surfaced in the Swabhiman area under Malkangiri district on Thursday.
In view of the coming panchayat elections, the Maoists have pasted posters in the Jantri and Jantabai gram panchayats and appealed to voters for poll boycott.
In the posters, the CPI (Maoist) Visakha Division has asked to withdraw the nominations filed by the candidates for the panchayat polls. Otherwise, they will face deadly consequences, claimed the poster.
Being informed, the district police has started an investigation in this connection.