Five troopers injured in Maoist landmine attack

March 28th, 2008 - 1:12 am ICT by admin  

Raipur, March 27 (IANS) Five troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were injured in a landmine blast in Chhattisgarh late Thursday, police said. Maoist insurgents attacked a CRPF patrolling team vehicle with landmines in a remote pocket under the Manpur police station of the Rajnandgaon district, some 180 km west of state capital Raipur.

The injured CRPF men were rushed to the Rajnandgaon district government hospital.

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