Two Maoists killed in ChhattisgarhMarch 10th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 10 (IANS) Two Maoist guerrillas were killed and one woman insurgent was arrested in Chhattisgarh’s forested Bastar region Tuesday, police said.
The gun battle between the guerrillas and a 60-member police team broke out around 12 noon in a thick forested hamlet on the border of Kanker and Narayanpur districts.
“The shootout began when the police challenged the Maoists. Two rebels were shot dead and a militant was arrested,” Deputy Inspector General Pawan Deo told IANS.