Bhubaneswar: Top leader of Maoist organization, Akki Raju Hargopal alias Ramakrishna alias RK died of an unknown disease today. Reportedly, RK died at Dandakarnya in South Bastar of Chhattisgarh state.
RK was hailing from Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh State. He was 65 years old.
Official sources said more than 200 cases are pending against the Maoist leader. Besides, RK was carrying cash reward of more than Rs 1.5 crore in different States including Odisha.
He was a Member of the Maoist Organisation’s central committee member.
In September 2004, during the then Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Rajasekhara Reddy’s reign RK led the Maoist leaders who came out for peace talks.