Gadchiroli (Maharashtra), Oct 17 IANS | 2 years ago

At least three security personnel were killed when a patrol party was attacked by armed Maoists in Gadchiroli early Thursday, officials said.

The incident took place near Shevargaon village in the dense forests close to the Maharashtra-Chhattisgarh state border, said police official Dharamdas Bhusari of Gadchiroli Police Control.

Further details of the shooting in the eastern part of Maharashtra are awaited.

(Posted on 17-10-2013)