Top Maoist squad leader Bikram alias Abhisek Mukherjee ,a former Jadavpur University student, was killed along with three other rebels in an encounter with crack COBRA commandos in Hathilot forest of Jangalmahal’s Lakhanpur on Thursday night.
His senior comrade, field commander Bikash was seriously injured in his first ever encounter with the forces in the forests spread over 48sq-km. He was a Jadavpur University’s Maiost top gun to fall to cops.
Sources said Bikash was bleeding profusely when guerrilla squads dragged him deep into the forests close to Lalgarh. Gun battles are still on in the jungle as over 1,500 joint forces personnel tighten the noose around some more senior Maoist leaders, including Chhatradhar Mahato’s brother Sasadhar. He was one of the Jadavpur University’s maoist top gun to fall to cops.
The body of Sambhu Mahato , a Maoist squad leader in charge of Goaltore was found in Bhalukbhasa jungle. The Maoists were tracked by forces early Thursday morning. The encounter has been on for over 32 hours now. Bikram (28), a resident of Chandannagore in Hooghly and a third year dropout of JU’s international relations department, was Kishanji’s voice in rebel announcements and would introduce himself in broken Bengali as ‘I’m Bikram, Kishanji’s friend’.
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