Two Maoists killed in Jharkhand

Consumer Infoline News Desk / On 2017-09-12 00:00:00

Two Maoists were killed in a gunbattle with security personnel in Jharkhand's Khuti district, police said.

The gunfight took place in Rania.

The slain Maoists belonged to the banned People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI), a police officer said. Two weapons including one carbine was seized.

A search operation is on in Khuti.

Police suspect some more Maoist guerrillas to be hiding in the surrounding jungles.Maoists are active in 18 of the 24 districts of the state.

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