Gadchiroli: Last evening a team of police commandos and the CRPF killed four more naxals in Gadchiroli district of eastern Maharashtra in a fresh encounter, a day after eliminating 16 Naxals in Karnasur jungle.
Subsequently, there were scenes of of jubilation and celebrations in the area. A video released by news agency shows that jawans danced and grooved amazingly to a foot tapping popular Haryanvi song that features Sapna Choudhary.
The jubilation started after fresh gun-battle took place in Rajaram Khandla jungle in Jimalgatta area of the district, said Inspector General of Police (Anti-Naxal Operations) Sharad Shelar.
The elite C-60 commandos of district police were involved in the operation, said another senior police official. The first encounter took place between the Naxals and a team of police commandos and the CRPF in Kasansur forest in Bhamragad on Sunday morning.
Maharashtra Director General of Police Satish Mathur, earlier today, attributed the success to accurate and specific intelligence, the low morale of the Naxals and divisions in their ranks.