Udupi, Nov 13 (UNI) Two naxalites were suspected to have been injured in an exchange of fire between the outlaws and an Anti Naxalite Force (ANF) policemen in the forest area, in the district today.
According to top police sources, six armed naxalites, including two women was spotted in the thick forest area during a combing operation early this morning.
When asked to surrender the insurgents fired at the police which was repulsed. Th injured naxals, however, escaped.
A fire arm and naxal literature was recovered from the spot, at the launched operation, an official said.