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Rajnath briefs PM on Naxal attack

Rajnath briefs PM on Naxal attack

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh tonight briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the attack on a CRPF team in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district in which 25 jawans were killed.

Singh will also travel to Raipur tomorrow to take stock of the situation.

He apprised Modi of the circumstances leading to the attack and steps taken for treatment of those injured in it.

The home minister, who is in Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh, was earlier briefed by Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on the attack.

—PTI