Naxals kill two ITBP officers in Chattisgarh

Raipur (Chhattisgarh, India), August 20 (KMS): Two Indian soldiers were killed in a Naxal attack in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, today.

The Nexals attacked a convoy of 45th battalion of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) near their camp at Kademeta in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh. In the attack, ITBP Assistant Commandant, Sudhakar Shinde, and Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Gurmukh Singh received bullet injuries and later succumbed.

According to Inspector General of Police (Bastar range) Sundarraj P, the Naxals also took away one AK-47 rifle, two bullet-proof jackets and one wireless set of the ITBP personnel.