Ultras, police exchange fire: Minor injured
Saturday December 30 2006 12:10 IST
MALKANGIRI: A seven-year-old girl, Basanti Madkami, sustained bullet injuries during an exchange of fire between police and Maoists in Jinelguda forest area under Motu police limits on Friday.
She has been admitted to the district headquarters hospital. On a tip-off, the cops reached the forest and raided a Maoist camp.
Around 200 rounds of fire were exchanged between police and Maoists. Later, the ultras fled the spot. Some Maoist uniforms were seized.