Special Ops kill two Maoists in Orissa encounter
Two Maoists were killed today in a fierce encounter with security forces in a forested and hilly area of Orissa's Keonjhar district.india Updated: Jan 14, 2011 09:02 IST
Two Maoists were killed on Wednesday in a fierce encounter with security forces in a forested and hilly area of Orissa's Keonjhar district.
The encounter took place after Special Operations Group personnel and the police raided the Pancham hills in Rebana-Palaspal forest in the Daitary area, about 60 km from Keonjhar.
The bodies were found after the encounter which lasted seven hours.
A search was being conducted in the forest to ascertain if there were more Maosists.
First Published: Jan 12, 2011 13:48 IST