Raipur: In a major encounter Monday, eight Naxals and two police personnel were killed in an encounter in Sukma district in Chhattisgarh.
The encounter is going on at the time of filing the report.
The gun battle between the security forces and the Naxals occurred in Kistaram area close to Telangana. The showdown happened when a team of security personnel was on a regular operation, Sukma’s Superintendent of Police Abhishek Meena said.
He said eight bodies of Naxals have been recovered. Meena said two District Reserve Guard (DRG) personnel were also killed.