Gunbattle between CRPF`s elite force, Maoists

An encounter was taking place between CRPF`s elite Cobra battalion and Maoists at the former`s camp in Gaya.

Last Updated: Dec 04, 2011, 22:57 PM IST

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
Khan said.
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.
PTI