Report;Manoj Kanta Dash,Odishabarta
Berhampur/Koraput,08/05/19: Five Maoists, including three women were killed during an exchange of fire with police personnel in Padua police station limit of Koraput district.
RP Koche,ADG (Operation) informed over phone that,our Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel seized a huge cache of weapons, including three SLR and one INSAS rifles from the spot.
Five ultras, including three women were gunned down in the encounter.The combing operation was underway in the area said Mr Koche,ADG.
Acting on a tip-off about the hideout of around 15 Maoists in Kituakanti forest under Hatibari Panchayat of Nandapur block, SOG Jawans today launched a combing operation in the locality.