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30/10/2018 1:43 PM IST | Updated 30/10/2018 1:44 PM IST

Doordarshan Cameraperson And Two Police Personnel Killed In A Naxal Attack In Dantewada

Two other police personnel were also injured in the incident.

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RAIPUR — Two police personnel and a Doordarshan cameraperson were killed in a Naxal attack in poll-bound Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Tuesday, police said.

Two police personnel were also injured in the incident, which took place in Nilawaya village under the Aranpur police station.

"Those killed were identified as Sub Inspector Rudra Pratap, Assistant Constable Mangalu and DD News cameraman Achyutanand from Delhi," Deputy Inspector General (anti-Naxal operations) Sundarraj P told PTI.

Two other security personnel were injured in the incident, he said, adding that reinforcements were rushed to the spot.

Further details are awaited, he said.