5 policemen killed in Maoist ambush in Jharkhand’s Seraikela

Naxal Encounter
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Jharkhand, June 14: Five policemen have been shot dead in an ambush by Maoists in Saraikela district in Jharkhand.

The attack took place this evening when the policemen were patrolling a local market in Saraikela district, about 40 kilometres from Jamshedpur.

POlice also said that the Maoists snatched the guns of the two Assistant sub-inspectors and three constables and crossed the state into West Bengal.

Chief Minister Raghubar Das condemned the Maoist attack and said that the sacrifice of the policemen won’t go in vain, adding that in this moment of grief, the government and the people of Jharkhand stand with the families of those killed.

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