Police martyrs of Naxal attack given guard of honour

Seven policemen, who died in a landmine blast triggered by Naxals near village Murmuri in Chamorshi taluka yesterday, were on Monday given a 21-gun salute before the bodies were handed over to their families.

Chhattisgarh: Four cops injured in Maoist ambush

A police squad had a narrow escape after Maoist guerrillas ambushed it with a landmine blast and engaged it in a gun battle on the Bijapur-Gidam Road in Dantewada in southern Chhattisgarh, officials said.

Troopers scared to enter Naxal-ruled forest

Hundreds of para-military men and state police personnel assigned to track down the Naxals rebels are scared to enter the jungles of Chhattisgarh Wednesday fearing a repeat of the `bloody Tuesday` incident.