Ranchi: In a battle of supremacy, three insurgents of banned naxal outfit Jharkhand Prastuti Committee (JPC) were killed by Tritiya Prastuti Committee (TPC), another naxalites group, in Hazaribagh’s Barkagaon on Friday.

According to locals, the incident is as an outcome of the struggle amongst Maoist groups.

Maoist rebels are active in 16 of the 22 districts of the state.

According to police sources, in the wake of top most Maoist leader Kishanji's killing, these outfits are organising an arms training camp in the jungles of the state.