Naxal killed in encounter in Gadchiroli
An alleged Naxalite was killed during an encounter with security forces in Povarwel forests in Dhanora taluka of Gadchiroli district this morning, police said. A combined patrolling party of C-60 jawans and Kobra Battalion of the CRPF came across a group of Maoists in the forests under Pendhri police station, who opened indiscriminate firing at them, police said. The jawans also launched a retaliatory attack, in which one Naxalite was killed; police said adding that they had also recovered some firearms and other material from the site. The deceased was yet to be identified, they added.
(http://www.hindustantimes.com/India-news/Maharashtra/Naxal-killed-in-encounter-in-Gadchiroli/Article1-860043.aspx 23/05/12, Hindustan Times)