11 CRPF personnel killed in Naxal attack in Chhattishgarh

Combing operations were launched in the area following the ambush and police claims two Naxals were killed in retaliatory action.


1 At least 11 CRPF men were killed in a Naxal ambush in Sukna.

2 Police killed two Naxals in retaliatory action.

3 Home Minister Rajnath Singh is headed to Sukna to take stock of the situation.

At least 11 Central Reserve Police Force personnel were killed and four others were injured following an ambush by suspected Naxals Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district.

The injured personnel have been evacuated to Raipur for treatment. An emergency meeting of top police officials has been called in Raipur to assess the situation.