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Two jawans killed in Naxal firing in Dantewada

Two CISF jawans were killed and four others injured when Naxals ambushed a patrol team deployed at a National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) mine at Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district today.

india Updated: Nov 16, 2011 21:44 IST

Two CISF jawans were killed and four others injured when Naxals ambushed a patrol team deployed at a National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) mine at Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Wednesday.

"The Naxals opened fire at a patrol team deployed at an NMDC mine at Aakash Nagar under Bicheli station area killing two CISF jawans and injuring four others," a police official said. The jawans retaliated following which the Naxals fled, police said. The injured have been admitted to a local hospital.