Chattisagarh: After a span of sixty days a repeat of sorts was evidenced in Narayanpur district of Chattisgarh and twenty seven CRPF jawans were eliminated in the fresh phase of red hunt in the naxalite terrain.
Maoists have successfully eliminated the road opening party just one forlong from the police outpost and the lightening raid that followed has claimed the lives of 26 jawans operating in the Narayanpur police limits.
The Raid came to the fore in the afternoon on Tuesday when the seventy member strong contingent of CRPF wasstopped with firing near the Dowarah village.
Six members of the District police forces were the first of the troop to succumb to firing, while the twenty odd casualities were followed suit in the subsequent firings. twenty six more sustained greivous injuries in the firing and they were all admitted in Jagdalpur hospital.