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Odisha journalist killed in IED blast triggered by Maoists: Police

Odisha journalist killed in IED blast triggered by Maoists: Police

BHUBANESWAR: A 43-years-old journalist was allegedly killed in an improvised explosive device(IED) explosion triggered by Maoists in Kalahandi’s Madanpur Rampur block, police said on Saturday. The journalist was identified as Rohit Biswal, a local scribe working with Odia daily, Dharitri. Kalahandi Superintendent of Police, confirming the incident, said IEDs were

Maoists used Machine Guns, desi rockets; Bijapur Ambush could be planned: CRPF Officials

Maoists used Machine Guns, desi rockets; Bijapur Ambush could be planned: CRPF Officials

Bijapur: Officials suspects the deadly Maoists attack at Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur-Sukma border that killed 22 CRPF jawans on Saturday, could be a pre planned attack as the Naxals used light machine guns (LMGs), under-barrel grenade launchers (UBGL) and “desi rockets” in the encounter, according to top Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officials. Based on