Jharkhand: Naxalita killed in the encounter

RANCHI: One of the banned teams of the Tritiya Prastuti Committee (TPC) was killed in a meeting with security forces on Saturday, police said.

A meeting broke out between the CRPF staff and the Jharkhand Jaguar, the state's anti-naxal force, and the TPC Naxalites on Navdih under the boundaries of the Lawalong police station, a police headquarters statement said here.

The meeting, which occurred during an operation against TPC cadres in the area, is underway, he said.

Security forces recovered one and one SLR, ammunition and other materials from the area.