Ironically, the personnel were in an anti-landmine vehicle that sustained heavy damage. The vehicle was carrying a total nine people, comprisin a patrol who were returning after inspecting a CRPF camp at Kurusnar on the Narayanpur-Sonpur road.
A crossfire, which followed the explosions, continued till late evening.
An additional police force rushed to the spot. The victims were Commandant P R Sabharwal, Head Constable Babulal Yadav, constables Shivkumar and Chandrapal who were hospitalised at Narayanpur.
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