Seven policemen killed in Maoist attack

YENI DELHI (CIHAN)- At least seven policemen were killed and two others injured when Maoists carried out a landmine blast in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district today morning. The incident took place when the cops were moving for an operational task in the forest between Pavimuranda and Murmuri villages in Chamorshi taluka of the district.

The slain security personnel reportedly belong to the specialized C-60 anti-Naxal operations force of Maharashtra and the blast occurred when their vehicle was moving along the Murmuri-Chamuri axis of the district.

The injured have been airlifted to Nagpur while additional reinforcements of security personnel have been sent, as per reports.

After the landmine blast, there was an exchange of fire between the police and Maoists.

The shocking incident comes two days after the arrest of Delhi
University professor GN Saibaba by anti-naxal unit of Maharashtra
Police for his alleged links with Maoists.


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