Maoist Killed In Exchange Of Fire In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: A Maoist was reportedly killed in an exchange of fire with security forces in Madkapadar forest under Mudulipada police limits in Malkangiri district on Sunday.

Maoists open fired on the jawans during a combing operation in Madkapadar today morning, however, due to retaliation by the security forces, the Maoists fled the spot.

During a search of the area, the SOG jawans found a large quantity of Maoist material, guns, and the body of an alleged Maoist. Combing operation is still underway in the area.