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Chhattisgarh: 4 Naxals killed in encounter with police in Dhamtari, 7 weapons recovered

The Inspector General (IG) of the Raipur range, Anand Chabra, also stated that the encounter has ended. 

Chhattisgarh: 4 Naxals killed in encounter with police in Dhamtari, 7 weapons recovered

At least four Naxals were killed on Saturday in Dhamtari district of Chhattisgarh when an encounter broke out between Naxals and the state police. A total of seven weapons were also recovered from the site of the encounter that took place in the forest area of Mechka village, confirmed the Chhattisgarh police.

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The Inspector General (IG) of the Raipur range, Anand Chabra, also stated that the encounter has ended. A joint team of the Special Task Force (STF) and Border Security Force (BSF) had launched a search operation after getting inputs about the presece of Naxals in the area.