Chhattisgarh: A Naxal was killed in an encounter with security personnel in Muler area of Sukma district in Chhattisgarh on Saturday.
Acting on reliable inputs about the presence of Naxals in Muler, the District Reserve Guard (DRG) personnel launched an anti-naxal operation. During the operation, the rebels opened fire on the security personnel. In retaliation, one Naxal was killed.
One country-made pistol, an improvised explosive device (IED) remote, and explosives were recovered from the site. Reportedly, the area has been cordoned off and search operation is underway, said sources.