In Jharkhand, six policemen were killed and four injured when the Naxals triggered landmine blasts near Budha Pahar under Bhandaria police station in Garhwa district.
According to available reports, the Naxals succeeded in traping the policemen through deceitful activities and then triggering landmine blasts. Arms of dead and injured policemen are reportedly looted by the Naxals.
The injured are being airlifted for better treatment. This is a serious attack on police force in Jharkhand after a long gap.