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Bodies of CRPF personnel brought to national capital

Last Updated: Monday, May 10, 2010 - 14:50

New Delhi: Bodies of four CRPF personnel,
killed in a Naxal attack in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh,
were on Monday brought to the national capital.

CRPF Additional Director General JC Dabas and other
senior officers of the force received the bodies at the Indira
Gandhi International Airport here.

The slain personnel were given the guard of honour.
The bodies will be sent to their native places where a state
funeral will be given to them.

CRPF Director General Vikram Srivastava accompanied
the bodies to the national capital.

Eight CRPF personnel were killed on Saturday when the
Naxals blew up the bullet proof vehicles in which the
securitymen were travelling.

Naxalites had on April 6 carried out their deadliest
attack killing 76 security personnel in Mukrana forests of
Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh.


First Published: Monday, May 10, 2010 - 14:50

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