Raipur: Four naxals including a woman cadre were killed in an encounter with security forces in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh on Sunday.
The encounter took place between the district reserve group (DRG) of Narayanpur and the ultras at around 2.30 pm in Gumiyabeda village forest under Kukrajhor police limits when a team of the security forces was carrying out an anti-Maoist operation.
The rebels fled the spot and entered the dense forest after a brief exchange of fire. Later, bodies of four naxals including a woman and weapons were recovered from the spot.
Three INSAS rifles and other weapons were recovered from the spot. The combing operation was underway in the area till the last report came in.