Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Naxal attack: Constable succumbs to injury

Raipur (PTI): The toll in the Naxal attack at Dantewada district in Chattisgarh has climbed to six with one more constable succumbing to injuries, police said.

The injured constable died this morning at Dantewada hospital after he was admitted following the blast triggered by Naxalites, they said.

The Maoists had yesterday blown up a police van in Geedam village where five CRPF jawans, including four constables, were killed, they said.

The incident occured when the jawans were returning to Barsur village from routine patrolling.

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