Three CRPF soldiers martyred in a Maoist attack. Three soldiers of the central paramilitary force lost their lives in an attack by Maoists in Chattisgarh. One of the jawans martyred is a Malayalee. Saju.OP., form Iddukki has lost his life.
The Maoists fired at the joint team of police and CRPF patrolling party at Bijapur in Chattisgarh. The CRPF team retracted. The gun battle took place in Keshkutul village. In the exchange of fire, a girl was killed and the other one got wounded. The girls were travelling in the vehicle . The CRPF team has found out IED explosives from the spot.
We salute the bravery and valour of three Bravehearts of #199BN #CRPF who attained martyrdom today in an encounter with Maoists in Bijapur, Chhattisgarh. The Bravehearts fought with indomitable courage and selfless devotion to duty in the service of the motherland. pic.twitter.com/LSn0yixCMv
— 🇮🇳CRPF🇮🇳 (@crpfindia) June 28, 2019