Maoists have allegedly killed Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police Nilesh Pandey in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said on Wednesday.
The rebels had abducted Pandey before killing him on Tuesday.
They abducted him when he was going to Bijapur district in a bus on the same day.
Pandey, whose body was recovered on Wednesday morning, was shot dead near Chinger Nala under Kutru police station, the police said.
His body will be sent to Bilaspur district, the police said.