2 Policemen Killed By Maoists in Jharkhand's Simdega

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| April 9 , 2017 , 12:10 IST
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Two policemen were killed in a gunfight with Maoists in Jharkhand's Simdega district on Sunday morning, the state police said.

According to the police, Bano police station in-charge Vidyapati Singh and constable Tarun Burali were killed in the gunfight with the Maoists. ALSO READ: Chhattisgarh: 11 Security Personnel Killed, 3 Injured In Maoist Attack in Sukma The police were patrolling when the Maoists began firing on them, officials said. Maoists are active in 18 of the 24 districts in Jharkhand.