Five persons including a security personnel were killed in a Maoist attack in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh’s Bastar region on Thursday.
Two other personnel of the Central Industrial Security Force- CISF were injured in the incident.
Maoists triggered a powerful Improvised Explosive Device- IED blast targeting a mini bus of CISF at Bacheli area which was deployed for the election works.
The incident took place when the bus carrying CISF jawans and some civilians was going to Akashnagar.
The deceased include a CISF Head constable, driver, conductor and two civilians.