India

Chhattisgarh: 15 security personnel injured in encounter with naxals

Chhattisgarh: 15 security personnel injured in encounter with naxals
The security personnel were brought to a private hospital in Raipur.

At least 15 security personnel were injured in a gun-battle with naxals in forests of Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Sukma district on Saturday.

The security personnel were brought to a private hospital in Raipur.

The encounter took place around 2.30 pm near Korajguda hills in Chintagufa area when a joint team of security forces was out on an anti-naxal operation, news agency PTI reported.

(More details awaited)