Maoist killed in police encounter at Bhadradri Kothagudem
KOTHAGUDEM: A Maoist killed in a police encounter at Bhadradri Kothagudem on Thursday. The incident took place in Devalagudem village in Gundala police station limits. According to the reports, police tried to stop two persons who were travelling on a bike at Devalagudem check post but the duo started firing on police and in return, the police started firing on the persons and one of them died on the spot, other escaped by jumping into the fields. It is learnt that Maoist died in the encounter aged above 25 years and his identification yet to known. Police seized a weapon from him and hunt for the second person is on the process.