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Shoot-out between police, Naxals in Gadchiroli

PTI  Gadchiroli, June 23, 2013
First Published: 22:50 IST(23/6/2013) | Last Updated: 22:51 IST(23/6/2013)

Police exchanged fire with Naxals near village Murgel in Bhamragad tehsil of Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra on Sunday.

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There were no reports of casualties but explosives were seized from the spot, said Additional Superintendent of Police Rahul Shrirame.

District police and CRPF jawans were carrying out a combing operation in the area when Naxals opened fire.

Ultras fled when the police and CRPF jawans retaliated, and two detonators and explosives were found near the spot.


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