As many as 10 Naxals were killed in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s restive Bijapur district.
The encounter took place on Thursday itself.
Police sources said that the encounter took place around 11 am in a forest in Bhairamgarh police station area.
The security forces comprised of a joint team of the Special Task Force (STF) and the District Reserve Guard (DRG).
Police have so far recovered 10 bodies and some of the weapons as well.