3 jawans injured in fire exchange with Maoists

Malkangiri: Three Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (COBRA) jawans on Thursday sustained critical injures in a fire exchange with Maoist at Guteguda area in Eraburu forest in the district.

According to sources, the injured jawans were shifted to Raipur by a helicopter.

Similarly, fire exchange between COBRA jawans and Maoists is on at Nakamamudi forest on Chhattisgarh-Odisha border, sources added.