Naveen S Garewal
Tribune News Service
Hyderabad, September 20
The Telangana Police gunned down two suspected Maoists in an alleged encounter on the Kadamba forest close to Kagaznagar in Telangana’s Komaram Bheem Asifabad district.
This is the third encounter in lower than a month between the outlawed CPI (Maoist) get together and state police.
According to sources, the world remains to be being scanned for any extra hiding Maoists and the operation is being supervised by Asifabad in-charge Superintendent of Police (SP) and Ramagundam Commissioner of Police Sathyanarayana together with different senior officers.
The SP advised media individuals that led by Mailarapu Adellu alias Bhaskar from the Mancherial- Asifabad Divisional Committee of the CPI (Maoist) some individuals had been shifting across the space and had escaped the police thrice within the final 5 days.
“On the evening of September 18 Maoists were spotted in the fields but forces had restrained themselves as there were children and other locals around. So the police tried to chase them after which eight Greyhounds personnel and six special party teams carried out combing operations”
The group led by Bhaskar was noticed they usually have been requested to give up, however the Maoists fired again and within the trade of fireplace that passed off for over an hour, two individuals died. But their our bodies have been solely discovered later within the morning throughout a search on the scene.
One deceased was recognized as Chukkalu, a core member of the Mancherial-Asifabad motion crew, hailing from Chhattisgarh, whereas the opposite remains to be unidentified.
This is the third trade of fireplace incident in northern Telangana in lower than a month. The police additionally recovered two weapons and revolutionary literature from the spot of the encounter.
The Telangana Police had additionally alerted the police in neighbouring Maharashtra in order that an escape into the neighbouring state by the Maoists could possibly be foiled. Telangana DGP Mahendar Reddy had visited the world earlier this month to evaluate the scenario after a rise in Maoist exercise.
Police mentioned about 400 police personnel from varied wings of the pressure together with Greyhounds that concentrate on anti-Maoist operations have been concerned within the operation within the forests and round Chilatiguda village of Asifabad mandal.