24 Dead in Maoist Ambush
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) lost 24 personnel in a Maoist ambush in Chhattisgarh’s Narayanpur District on Tuesday.
The dead included a CRPF Assistant Commandant Jatin Gulati.
This was the third ambush hatched against CRPF personnel in last three months by the Maoists.
Chhattisgarh Director General of Police Viswa Ranjan has said that at least 15 Maoists were suspected to be killed in a retaliatory firing by CRPF personnel.