Ranchi, Sep 24 (IANS) Three Maoist guerrillas were killed in a gun battle with security forces in Jharkhand’s Simdega district on Sunday, police said.Also Read - Aadhaar Card Needed To Get Subsidy of Rs 25 Per Litre On Fuel In Jharkhand From Jan 26 | Details Here

An AK-47 assault rifle, a carbine and a machine gun along with a huge cache of explosives were seized after the fighting at Bano between the People’s Liberation Front of India cadres and security personnel. Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Railways Cancels 385 Trains Today Due To Operational Reasons, Foggy Weather

A search operation was launched to nab the Maoists who escaped, police siad. Also Read - Jharkhand COVID Curbs Extended Till January 31. Check Full List of Restrictions Here

Maoist guerrillas are active in 18 of the 24 districts of the state.

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