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Two CRPF jawans killed in IED blast near Gaya

Updated: Jul 19, 2016 10:28 IST

Gaya (Bihar), July 18 (ANI): At least two CRPF jawans were killed and several others injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion near Gaya in Bihar on Monday evening.

DGP P. K. Thakur confirmed that two bodies have been recovered, while he did not rule out more casualities.

The incident took place when the Naxals targeted a Cobra battalion unit and triggered an IED blast.

Earlier, a gunbattle broke-out between Naxalites and Cobra battalion near the border of Imamganj and Aurangabad police stations. (ANI)