13 March 2019
Kandhamal: Following a fierce encounter between the security forces and the left wing extremists (LWEs) in this district today, one woman Maoist cadre has been killed and weapons seized.
Odisha ADG (Operations) R.P. Koche informed media that one woman Maoist cadre has been killed in an encounter between the Special Operation Group (SOG)/District Voluntary Force (DVF) and the ultras.
He also informed that the combing operation by SOG and DVF personnel was underway in the Tumudibandha forests in Kandhamal district.
It was also informed that four guns, three grenades and a landmine have been seized from the spot.