New Delhi December 02: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) condemned the Maoist attack on CRPF Jawans in, which 14 solders were killed on December 01, Monday evening.
“We strongly condemn yesterday’s cowardly attack of Maoists in Chattisgarh in which 14 of our brave hearts were martyred”, said RSS Akhil Bharatiya Prachar Pramukh Dr Manmohan Vaidya.
छत्तीसगढ़ में सी.आर.पि.ऍफ़ के बहादुर जवानों पर माओवादियों के डरपोक हमले की कड़ी भर्त्सना- डा: वैद्य
In the CRPF’s biggest single-day casualty in Chhattisgarh this year, 14 of its personnel, including two officers, were killed in a Maoist attack in Chintagufa area of Sukma district on Monday afternoon. At least 15 personnel have been injured — five are reported to be in a serious condition. The victims, including Deputy Commandant D S Verma and Assistant Commandant Rajesh Kapuria, were from the 223 battalion of the CRPF. “Our parties were inside (the forest) for an operation when the Maoists ambushed them. Fourteen personnel were killed,” confirmed ADG (Naxal Ops) R K Vij. The incident took place deep in the forest, around 10 km southwest of the last police camp at Chintagufa.
The attack also comes a day before the People’s Liberation of Guerrilla Army of the CPI (Maoist) is set to begin its foundation week from December 2-8.