Maoist attack: Delhi CM visits Shukla in hospital

Last Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2013 - 18:08

New Delhi: Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday visited Medanta hospital in Gurgaon to enquire about the health condition of VC Shukla, a former Union Minister and senior Congress leader who was injured after Maoists ambushed a convoy of party leaders in Chhattisgarh`s Bastar district.

84-year-old Shukla was airlifted to the hospital in Gurgaon from Raipur early this morning.

Heavily-armed Maoists had ambushed the convoy of Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh on Saturday, killing 27 people including senior party leader Mahendra Karma, and injuring Shukla and 31 others.
PTI



First Published: Sunday, May 26, 2013 - 18:08

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