Naxalites attacked and killed the villager during a cultural program at a village in Mahuari in Barachatti in Gaya district. One villager was also killed in the attack by a Naxalite. It is said that the villager Virendra Yadav had always been the target of Naxalites. At the same time, the Cobra team, which reached the information of the Naxalites, killed a Naxalite in the encounter.
According to the information, during the cultural program at night, Naxalites attacked and killed the villager Virendra Yadav. One villager was also killed in the attack. Meanwhile, during the incident, the Naxalite Alok was killed by the Cobra team in an encounter. Subsequently, an AK-47 rifle, an INSAS rifle and a magazine have been recovered from the spot in the search operation. Search operation is going on from the security forces. This encounter is being told from last night.
Bihar: One naxal gunned down by 205 CoBRA commandos in an exchange of fire that ensued in Mahuri village in Gaya district last night. One AK-47 rifle, one INSAS rifle and magazine recovered from the site. Search operation is underway. More details awaited.
– ANI (@ANI) November 22, 2020
Earlier, an encounter between police and Naxalites took place on Saturday morning on the 7th of this month at Chatro in Giddheshwar forest under Khaira police station area of Jamui district. In it, the soldiers of Cobra Battalion recovered a large amount of luggage including two magazines, 231 cartridges, wireless sets, bags of INSAS rifles of Naxalites. After the encounter, officials of the Cobra Battalion had said that blood spots were found in many places in the forest. It is likely that some Naxalites may have been injured in the encounter. SP Pramod Kumar Mandal was confirmed to have fired 60 rounds in the encounter. He said that the Jawans of 207 Cobra Battalion were campaigning against the Naxalites in the Giddheshwar forest. During this, firing started from Naxalites near Chatro. The police also made the Naxalites conscious of their retaliation. Although blood spots have been found in many places in the forest.