Police patrol escapes Maoist blast

Last Updated: Monday, December 9, 2013 - 16:26

Latehar (Jharkhand): A police patrol had a narrow escape today after its two vehicles passed barely seconds before Maoists triggered a blast on NH-75 in Latehar district.
Police said at least 11 police personnel in the two vehicles were patrolling a stretch on the national highway under Maneka police station area when the ultras triggered the blast at a spot they passed barely seconds before the explosion.
The incident occurred at a time when the outlawed CPI(Maoist) is observing a "People`s Liberation of Guerrilla Army" week.

PTI

First Published: Monday, December 9, 2013 - 16:26

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