At least 5 Maoists of the banned Communist Party of India (MLM) reportedly killed in an encounter with the police in Kobramonda forest best under Kurkeda Taluq of Gadcheroli district of Maharashtra.
The encounter lasted for more than 2 hours and after which, 5 bodies including 2 women and 3 male Naxalites were found during the search operation after the encounter. Police said a few more Naxals were also reportedly injured in the encounter and a massive combing operation is on in the area. They said they would not rest until the Naxals are flushed out from their land. However, no one is injured from the police side, they said.