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Clash in Khairenpur of Kapilbastu district
The Maoist terrorists suffered heavy loss while five security personnel died on August 10, 2005 during an exchange of fires between the security forces and the terrorists at Khairenpur road area of Kapilvastu district.
The fighting took place between the security forces and terrorists after the terrorists exploded an improvised explosive device (IED) when the security forces were working to remove the obstructions placed by the terrorists on the road.
However, details of the incident are yet to be received.
26 August 2005