5 months Bomb wounds 11 in east India Manilatimes |World
PATNA, India: Police say Maoist rebels have triggered a blast in eastern India, wounding eight paramilitary soldiers and three police officers carrying out a search operation in a forested area. Police officer D.K. Pandey says the wounded soldiers have been hospitalized in Ranchi, the state capital, after Tuesday’s attack. The soldiers belonged to a special jungle warfare unit. The explosive is suspected to have been buried in a dirt track.Advertisements
Early this month, Maoist rebels attacked a van carrying police commandos in western Maharashtra state and killed 15 officers and their driver. The Maoist rebels, who claim inspiration ... more