Naxals material recovered during combing operation

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 05 Jun 2018 11:13:49


Our Correspondent


THE security personnel of District Reserve Guard and Special Task Force (STF) have recovered Naxal material from Maoist
hideout during the combing operation from the forest stretch between Hodnar and Pungarpal in insurgency-hit Narainpur
district of state. According to sources, the joint contingent of DRG and STF had gone for searching in forest areas of Narainpur. While the searching party was venturing into core forest ofHodnar and Pungarpal, some armed naxals opened indiscriminate fire on the security forces that led to an exchange of fire which lasted for nearly an hour. Finding the security forces zeroing in on them, the naxal fled into the forest. During post encounter searching, the security personnel have recovered nine bullets of AK-47, four empty magazines of SLR, tent, medicines, naxal literature and daily used items from the spot.