Two politicians from Andhra Pradesh were shot dead by Naxals in Vishakhapatnam district on Sunday.

MLA Kidari Sarveswara Rao and former MLA Siveri Soma were killed at Dumbriguda Mandal of Araku valley in Visakhapatnam district.

The leaders who represented Akaru constituency were reportedly travelling together when the incident took place. 

According to The News Minute report, Naxals allegedly stopped the vehicle in which the politicians were travelling and shot them at point blank range.