Eight Maoists held in Chhattisgarh
Dantewada Superintendent of Police Abhishek Pallav said at least 20-25 Maoists were involved in the encounter that took place on Thursday.
A .303 rifle, bomb-making equipment and other articles of daily use have been recovered from the possession of Maoists.
Pallav said the arrested Maoists -- four men and four women -- have not been identified yet.
(With inputs from agencies.)