Chhattisgarh: Five killed in Naxal attack

DN Bureau

At least five people, including three civilians, were killed after Naxals triggered a blast on a bus near Bacheli in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada on Thursday.

Injured people sent to nearby hospital
Injured people sent to nearby hospital

Dantewada: At least five people, including three civilians, were killed after Naxals triggered a blast on a bus near Bacheli in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada on Thursday.

The injured personnel of the Central Industrial Security Force have been shifted to a hospital. More details awaited.

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The attack has come just days ahead of the first phase of voting for the state assembly elections, in which 18 constituencies, mainly in the Naxal-affected areas, will go to polls.

Just eight days ago, two Chhattisgarh police personnel and a Doordarshan cameraman were killed in a Naxal attack in Aranpur village of Dantewada district. (ANI)

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