Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has convened an emergency meeting of officials and asked them to intensify operations against the Naxals. This comes after the killing of two policemen and Doordrashan cameraman in Dantewada.
Singh held the meeting with senior bureaucrats and police officials at his official residence, where he reviewed the law and order situation. He directed them to intensify operations against the naxals, a government public relation official told PTI.
Two policemen- Sub Inspector Rudra Pratap Singh, assistant constable Manglu and the cameraman of Doordarshan Achyutanand Sahu were killed on the spot. Of the two injured policemen, an assistant constable Rakesh Kaushal died here at a private hospital on Wednesday morning.
During the meeting, the chief minister condemned the attack and expressed his condolences to the bereaved families of the martyred personnel and the media person, the official said.