Security forces have killed seven maoists in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh, late Tuesday.
Chhattisgarh Anti-Naxal Operation (ANO) unit claimed that during the heavy fire exchange between a District Reserve Guard (DRG) team and the Maoists in Puspal on the border of Narayanpur and Dantewada district, at least seven maoist people have been neutralized.
D.M. Awasthi, Special Director General of Police of the ANO claimed that the number may go up to twelve, however as of now seven bodies have been recovered by the DRG team.
Devnath, Additional Inspector General of Police of the ANO said the three of the deceased maoists had a reward of Rs. 5 lakh each.