Suspected Maoists kill BSF jawan

A BSF constable was killed and another injured when suspected Maoists opened fire at them in Shikaripara assembly constituency, where polling was held on Tuesday.

Updated: Dec 08, 2009, 17:47 PM IST

Ranchi: A BSF constable was killed and
another injured when suspected Maoists opened fire at them in
Shikaripara assembly constituency, where polling was held
on Tuesday.

"Supsected Maoists opened fire at BSF`s road opening
party at 3 pm near Sarasdangal forest. One constable died
after being shot in the head while another suffered wounds in
the stomach," Inspector General of Police V H Desmukh said
here.

Polling in this constituency in Dumka district was held
along with ten others in the third phase during the day.

PTI