Malkangiri: Around four maoists were killed in an exchange of fire between security force and rebels at a forest near Similipadar forest in Chitrakonda cut-off areas of Malkangiri.
The operation was carried out by the joint forces of Andhra Grey-hound and Odisha SOG jawans.
The exact figure of dead has yet been confirmed. Police suspect naxal leader RK is among the dead rebels. No particular data came in till now as the operation is still going on.