Two Naxals killed in encounter in Sukma

The bodies of those killed have been recovered by the police.

Published: 29th July 2019 10:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th July 2019 10:40 AM   |  A+A-


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SUKMA: Two Naxals were killed in an encounter with the District Reserve Guard (DRG) in Konta jungle of Sukma district, Superintendent of Police (SP) Shalabh Sinha said on Monday.

The bodies of those killed have been recovered by the police, Sinha told ANI.

On June 23, a Naxal having a bounty of 1 lakh on his head, was killed by the DRG in Sukma district. Police had recovered a pistol and country-made gun from the spot of the encounter.

Further details are awaited.

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