Reports of encounter between police in Chhattisgarh’s Dornapal and naxals have now been confirmed.
It is said that naxals could not sustain to retaliatory fire and escaped the spot.
As per police reports, the encounter took place in Sukma within Chintagufa police station limits.
Police now estimates that the naxals could have been in numbers upwards of 20.
The police team later recovered quite substantial cache of naxal items from the spot.