Maoist guerrillas attack JD-U legislator, two guards killed

July 9th, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS  

Ranchi, July 9 (IANS) Suspected Maoist guerrillas attacked a Janata Dal-United (JD-U)legislator on the outskirts of the Jharkhand capital Wednesday killing two of his security guards and critically injuring the lawmaker, the police said. Ramesh Munda was attending a function when the leftist insurgents opened fire at him, said R.K. Malik, a police spokesman.

Munda was taken to a hospital in a critical condition, Malik added.

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