3 jawans killed in J’khand IED blast

at 3:02 pm
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New Delhi (NVI): An IED blast in Jharkhand’s Chaibasa today reportedly killed three security personnel of Jharkhand Jaguar, a special task force formed to take on left-wing extremism in the state.

As per reports, the blast took place at around 9am when Maoists executed an IED blast in Lanji forest area in West Singhbhum district. Two other jawans of the force also sustained injuries in the incident.

Those injured were airlifted to Ranchi. Additional troops were rushed to the spot and search and combing operations were underway.

-ARK