11 policemen killed, 6 hurt in Jharkhand landmine explosion


The incident took place in Serengda-Aruanga village in West Singhbhum district when a joint team of CRPF and local police was returning in a mini truck after a two-day patrolling in extremist-infested Saranda forest, Director General of Police (DGP) V D Ram said.

He said the Maoists triggered the blast killing 11 policemen, including a CRPF Inspector.

The Deputy Inspector General of Police (Kolhan) Monoj Mishra has left for the spot.

Additional police and para-military forces have been rushed to the village, police sources said.

Liked the story?

  • 0

    Happy
  • 0

    Amused
  • 0

    Sad
  • 0

    Frustrated
  • 0

    Angry