Bijapur: A Naxalite is killed by security forces in an encounter in the Bastar division of Chhattisgarh on Monday. Two soldiers of the Cobra Battalion of CRPF have died in this encounter. According to the information received, 4 soldiers were injured in the encounter. The encounter started at 10 am in the village of Erapalli located on the border of Bijapur and Sukma districts.
It is being told that security forces were carrying out anti-Naxal operations in the area. According to a CRPF official, a Naxalite was pelted by security forces in this encounter. Security forces have also recovered weapons from the encounter site. In this encounter, four soldiers of the Cobra Battalion were injured, in which two were killed. According to the information received, the encounter with Maoists of the security forces is still going on.
Earlier in November, the security forces had a big success. Two Naxalites were killed in an encounter by security forces at Burkapal in Sukma district. In this encounter, a large amount of ammunition and weapons were recovered from the Naxalites. The joint team of Chhattisgarh Police and District Reserve Guard had successfully carried out this operation.