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On Sunday, an encounter between security forces and Naxalites took place in the border area of West Singhbhum, Khunti and Seraikela Kharsawan district. During this time, a young man of the Cobra Battalion was injured by a bullet. The jawan is brought to Medica in Ranchi with the help of a helicopter. At the same time, search operation of security forces is going on in the area. The incident has been confirmed by Chaibasa SP Ajay Linda.
Security forces were informed that there are movements of Naxalites in the border area of West Singhbhum, Khunti and Seraikela Kharsawan district. On this information, when the security forces reached this area, the Naxalites started firing. In retaliation, security forces also fired. During this time a young man got injured due to bullet.
The jawan is brought to Ranchi by helicopter for better treatment. At the same time, the Naxalites escaped taking advantage of the dense forest after seeing the security forces fall heavily. During the search operation, the soldiers are reported to have recovered huge quantities of weapons and other belongings.