Two Naxals neutralised in encounter in Visakhapatnam
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) neutralized two armed Naxals in an encounter in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday. The encounter broke out between Naxals and 198 Battalion of CRPF and Andhra Pradesh police together. The encounter took place in Pedabayalu of Visakhapatnam district.
The encounter broke out at around 1:30 am when the troops were out for area-specific input patrol. During the encounter, one CRPF personnel sustained bullet injuries. He was rushed to a government hospital in the region. Doctors stated his condition to be out of danger.
The security forces recovered bodies of the neutralized Naxals weapons from the spot.
More details of the encounter are awaited.
- PTC NEWS