1 person from maoist cadre dead in police encounter


Koraput: One Maoist was killed in exchange of fire between security personnel and Maoists in Leler jungle near Palur of Narayanpatna area in the wee hours of Wednesday morning.

Acting on a tip off, the Police personnels raided the hideout. After spotting the cops, maoists opened fire following which police retaliated by firing back in which a naxal was killed.

The exchange of fire is believed to continue for 30 minutes. While a Maoist was killed, others fled into the jungle.

Police have seized bullets and other ammunitions. Combing operation is underway.


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