7 Maoists gunned down in Maharashtra

Last Updated: Thu, Apr 04, 2013 14:15 hrs

Gadchiroli, Apr 4 (IBNS) At least seven Maoists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district on Thursday morning, said police.

"The encounter took place today morning at Bhamragad division near the near Maharashtra-Chhattisgarh border. We have information that seven rebels were killed. We have recovered four bodies so far," Additional Superintendent of Police (SP), Aheri division, Rahul Shrirame told media.

He said the number of Maoists killed in the encounter might be more than seven.

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