News Desk, Tech for FTCP, Kalahandi
Updated Wed, 09 Sep 2020 07:00 PM IST
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An officer associated with the anti-Naxal operation said that four Naxalites were killed and one SOG jawan was injured in the encounter. The injured jawan has been sent for treatment. Acting on an intelligence, the SOG commenced operations with the District Voluntary Force (DVF) on Tuesday. He said that two joint teams of SOG and DVF were part of the campaign.
The officer said that the encounter took place around 11 am on Wednesday. The firing lasted for about half an hour. He said that more teams of SOG, DVF and CRPF have been sent to the area for search operation.
Odisha: Four naxals neutralized and one SOG (Special Operations Group) jawan injured in an exchange of fire with naxals today in Kalahandi along Kandhamal border. More teams of SOG, DVF (District Voluntary Force) & CRPF sent to the area for combing and search operation
– ANI (@ANI) September 9, 2020