Bijapur police have claimed success in nabbing six uniformed naxals and also have seized detonators, wire, battery and other such items from their possession.
Bijapur is one of the most restive districts of the Chhattisgarh state.
The apprehended naxals have been identified as Oyam Dasru, Kovasi Vella, Oyam Deva, Muchaki Mangu, Punem Sannu and others.
The action was carried out jointly by Battalion 168 and District Police Force.
Bijapur Superintendent of Police Mohit Garg has confirmed the arrest of the naxals.>