Gadchiroli: Maoist rebels strike market, kills 4

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Gadchiroli, Oct 5: In a powerful blast triggered by Naxalites in a market of Perilimili village, killed four securitymen, including two CRPF personnel, on Monday, Oct 4.

According to the sources, the blast took place around 4:30 Pm, when the security personnel were shopping at a local market, killing two CRPF men and two police officers.

CRPF men have been identified as Inspector Nauroti Yadav and constable Anand Kumar, of the 9th battalion of the force, posted in the area for anti-Naxal operations.

Two sub-inspectors of Maharashtra Police- Shashi More and Mahendra Mangul, were also killed in the attack, police said.

Senior officials said that a rescue team and additional reinforcements have been dispatched to trace the other policemen who were accompanying them and launch a combing operation to track down the Maoist rebels.

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