Mumbai. On Sunday, 5 Naxalites were killed in an encounter between police and Naxalites in the Kosami-Kisneli forest of Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra. The dead have not yet been identified. The dead include 3 female and two male Naxalites.
Maharashtra: Five naxals killed in Gyarapatti area of Gadchiroli district, during an operation today.
– ANI (@ANI) October 18, 2020
According to the police, on Sunday, C-60 jawans led by Superintendent of Police Ankit Goyal went out on a search operation under the anti-Naxal operation in the Kosmi-Kisineli forest. Meanwhile, the Naxalites started firing on the police team. After this, 5 Naxalites were killed in police retaliatory firing, while other Naxalites escaped. Police have recovered the bodies of 5 Naxalites from the scene. Attempt is being made to identify them.
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