Bijapur. Encounter between security forces and Maoists took place in Naxal affected area of Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh. There is news of 2-3 Naxalites being injured and killed in this encounter. At the same time, after the end of the encounter, the jawans were returning, when a DRG jawan came under the pressure IED planted by the Naxalites. Soldier injured due to IED blast. The jawan has been brought to the district hospital in Bijapur for proper treatment. This matter belongs to Gangalur police station area.
According to the information, on June 19, a joint team of CoBRA, STF, DRG Dantewada and DRG Bijapur went on an anti-Maoist operation towards Pediya under Gangalur police station. During this campaign, there were police encounters with armed groups of Maoists at different places in Pediya yesterday. During the encounter, the jawans also demolished the camp and memorial site of the Maoists. The jawans recovered a large quantity of daily use items, explosives, tailoring team’s goods and medicines from the camp of the Maoists.
There is also a possibility of 2-3 Naxalites getting injured and killed in the action of the joint security forces during the encounter. Today, while returning from the operation, a young constable Ajay Mandavi of DRG Dantewada was killed by pressure IED near Kurush. Normal bruises have come. The jawan has been brought to Bijapur District Hospital for proper treatment. Where treatment is going on.