Two Maoist Killed in Police Encounter


Raipur: Two Maoist ultras were shot dead in an encounter with police in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh on Thursday.   IG of Baster, SRP Kallur said that by following  a tip-off on mao leader Hidma, cops busted the den.

IG also added that on Wednesday night commander Hidma attended a marriage ceremony while the police shadowed him and found the Naxal camp. After tracing the hide-out a joint team of police and CRPF launched an attack ensuing a gun fight.

Two Mao cadres  were killed in the encounter and a huge cache of arms and ammunition was recovered from he encounter site.