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Eight Naxalites killed in Jharkhand

April 01, 2008 10:01 IST

At least eight Naxalites were killed in an encounter with Central Reserve Police Force personnel in Jharkhand's Garwah district, official sources said.

Reports from the CRPF headquarters said that eight Naxalites were killed in an encounter between the Naxals and the 13th battalion of the CRPF late on Monday night in Garwah district, official sources said.

A huge quantity of arms and ammunition, including 20 quintal of gelatin explosive, were recovered from them.



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