Gaya (Bihar): An encounter was taking
place between CRPF`s elite Cobra battalion and a group of
heavily armed Maoists at the former`s camp at a referral
hospital in Dumaria police station in Bihar`s Gaya district
tonight, a police official said.
Heavily armed Maoist guerrillas gathered outside the
Cobra battalion camp around 8.30 pm and fired on the security
forces who fired to retaliate, Magadh range DIG, N Hasnaian
Encounter between Maoists and CRPF jawans was still
going on, he said. There was no report of injuries or
casualties from either side, Khan said.