At least six Maoists were killed in a gunfight in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday.
The gunfight took place at Koyyuru Mandal in Visakhapatnam district under the jurisdiction of Mamba Police Station, Indian Express reported.
The gunfight according to the officials occurred during a routine Greyhounds Police patrolling in the area, adding that while six militants were reported dead, several others escaped.
A few rifles and small arms were recovered after the gunfight, officials said. A combing operation is underway.