Three ITBP jawans, four civilians killed in Naxal attacks

Three ITBP jawans and four civilians, including two tribal students, were killed on Friday in two separate attacks by Maoists in Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra.

Raipur/Nagpur: Three ITBP jawans and four
civilians, including two tribal students, were killed on Friday in
two separate attacks by Maoists in Chhattisgarh and
Maharashtra.

Three jawans of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) were
killed and one was injured when the outlaws blew up their
vehicle in a landmine blast in Rajnandgaon district of
Chhattisgarh, police said.
The jawans of ITBP were returning from Maharashtra, they
said.

In an another incident, the ultras hurled explosives near
a tribal school killing two students, a woman cook and a
civilian in Sawargaon village along Maharashtra-Chhattisgarh
border, they said.

The victims were identified as Sunil Halame (6), Nanco
Hitko (13), both students, woman cook B V Kawade and one
Mangesh Malavi (55), they said.
Ten students were also injured in the incident.

Incidentally, the village does not have a police post.

PTI

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