Four Naxals, one police jawan killed in encounter

Last Updated: Friday, April 12, 2013 - 16:48

Gadchiroli: Four naxalites and a police jawan were killed in an encounter between the ultras and the security personnel in Sindesur forest of Maharashtra`s Gadchiroli district on Friday.
Acting on a tip-off, C-60 commando force of the district police combed Sindesur forest area in Dhanora taluka following which an encounter took place, police said.
Four Naxals and a police jawan were killed and two civilians sustained injuries in the gun battle, they said.

Rescue operations were still on in the forest area, they said.

PTI



First Published: Friday, April 12, 2013 - 16:48

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