Three killed as Naxals, criminals exchange fire

Two villagers and a Naxalite were killed in an exchange of fire between a group of criminals and Maoists.

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2010, 13:42 PM IST

Munger: Two villagers and a Naxalite were killed in an exchange of fire between a group of criminals and Maoists in Bihar`s Munger district.

The exchange of fire took place near the confluence of river Ganga-Gandak in Hiranman diara area last night, Director General of Police Neelmani said.
The clash occured over a dispute over fishing in the area, Neelmani said.
A few blood-stained uniforms of Naxalites were recovered from the spot, he said.

PTI