Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma: Political leaders express pain, salute martyrs

Maoists on Monday massacred at least 26 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

Raiput: Hundreds of Maoists on Monday massacred at least 26 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district in one of the bloodiest attack in the state.

The Central Reserve Police Force said the ambush began at 12.30 pm, leading to a gun battle between the troopers and the Maoists.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many other political leaders took to Twitter to express their pain and described the deadly ambush on the 74th Battalion in Kala Pathar near Chintagufa as "cowardly and deplorable"

Following are some of the reactions: