Raipur, October 31: In Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Raman Singh convened a high-level meeting today at Raipur to take stock of the situation in the wake of Tuesday’s Maoist attack in Dantewada district.
Chief Minister reviewed the security situation in the Maoist affected areas and also gave necessary directions to the officers regarding the security aspects in the Left Wing Extremism affected areas. Chief Minister directed the officials to intensify the combing operations against the Maoists.
The meeting was attended by senior officers of police and civil administration of state government.
The Maoists had ambushed a Police and DD News team at Aranpur area of Dantewada district on Tuesday. In this attack, a cameraman of Doordarshan News and two security personnel were killed.
While two police personnel were injured. One of the two injured policemen succumbed to the injuries today, taking the toll of Tuesday’s attack to four.