At least three Jharkhand police personnel were martyred in a Naxal attack in Latehar district of the State on Friday. Maoists cadres attacked a police party was on-board an official four-wheeled vehicle in the Chandwa police station area at about 8:30 PM.
According to reports, the Maoists have sprung a surprise attack on the police personnel. “Three police personnel, including a Sub-Inspector rank official, have been killed while one has been injured,” said top Jharkhand.
Some home guard personnel are also reported to be on the casualty list.