Seven CRPF jawans killed in blast in Dantewada in Chhattisgarh


There are reports of powerful blasts by Maoists in Chhttisgarh’s Dantewada area.


According to SP, Dantewada, K Kashyap, at least seven CRPF jawans of 230 battalion are reported to have been killed in the blasts.

Also Read:  Stones pelted at Dehradun-Delhi Shatabdi Express

Naxals attacked when the CRPF convoy was passing through Malewara in Dantewada, which is considered stronghold of the militants. An armourred vehicle was blown up by the attackers resulting death of 7 CRPF jawans.

Also Read:  Rajasthan home minister and BJP leader Gulab Chand Kataria calls Manmohan Singh 'salaa,' later apologises

NDTV said that the massive explosion formed an over six feet wide crater, eye witnesses said. Senior police officials with a backup team have set out for the spot.

CeyyO8oWsAAjOi0 CeyyO2EXEAAwp09

Delhi chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal condemned the attacks calling at cowardly act, “We strongly condemn this cowardly act. Strong action shud be taken against those who did it. Violence is no solution.”

Also Read:  Doctor acquitted in rape case as woman resiles from complaint

More to follow


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here