Chhattisgarh: 15 security personnel injured in encounter with naxals
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.
8 security personnel brought to a private hospital at #raipur from #Sukma in #Chhattisgarh
The men were airlifted from #Chintalnar after an exchange of fire between DRG, CoBRA and maoists @IndianExpress
— Gargi Verma (@ladygargi) March 21, 2020
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)