At least 7 police personnel have died and almost 20 others injured in a landmine blast near Sunki, Koraput district on Andhra-Odisha border on Wednesday.
According to reports, the concerned authorities are taking stock of the situation and the injured are being provided with medical aid.
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The affected area has been cordoned off and further investigation in the incident is underway.
Earlier on January 27, at least 2 policemen were killed and five injured in a landmine blast triggered by suspected Maoists in Jharkhand’s Palamau district.
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