In a major offensive against naxals, the police has been able to down one hardcore naxal.
The killed naxal has been identified as deputy commander of the militia.
He has been identified as Kawasi Deva.
It is said that the security personnel were out on regular mission and while returning, they came about this encounter near Tulsi Dongri.
After the encounter, the body of the slain deputy commander was also recovered.
Some other items have also been recovered from the site and this includes items used in preparations of IED as well as some other incriminating materials.>