Saturday, February 13, 2010

Policeman and naxalite killed in encounter

Gaya (Bihar), Feb 13 (PTI) A policeman and a naxalite were killed in an encounter between them at Majhiawa in Gaya district tonight.

Superintendent of Police S Khopade said acting on a tip-off, a police team raided a place at Majhiawa where Naxalites had assembled.

The ultras fired and in the ensuing encounter one member of CPI (Maoist) was killed on the spot.

Policeman Mithilesh Prasad, who was injured in the encounter, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital.

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