Body of woman naxal chief found at encounter site

Gadchiroli police in Maharashtra have found body of a woman naxal at the site where three policemen were killed and two others were injured in an encounter, police said.

Updated: Aug 21, 2011, 13:18 PM IST

Nagpur: Gadchiroli police in Maharashtra
have found body of a woman naxal at the site where three
policemen were killed and two others were injured in an
encounter, police said on Sunday.

The dead naxal had been identified as Ramati, a dalam
commander. Police also recovered a 303 rifle and 14 live
rounds from near her body.

A personnel from the district police and two jawans of
Cobra battalion of CRPF were killed in the encounter with
naxals at Makadchua village near Potagaon in Gadchiroli
district yesterday.

PTI