Naxalite killed in encounter

A Maoist was killed during an encounter with armed naxalites and police at a village under Atri police station of Bihar`s Gaya district.

Gaya: One Maoist was killed and a gun was
seized during an encounter with armed naxalites and police at
a village under Atri police station of Bihar`s Gaya district
late last night, City SP Satyavir Singh said.

Acting on a secret information that ultras assembled at
the village for a crime, a police team reached the place,
leading to an encounter.

Police fired eleven rounds in reply to several rounds
fired by the Maoists, killing a naxalite Pancham Paswan, he
said.

One gun and four live cartridges were seized from the
encounter-site, Singh said adding the ultras later managed to
flee.

PTI

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link

Close