Chhattisgarh chief minister holds emergency meeting over Sukma attack
The Prime Minister wished for the speedy recovery of the injured soldiers. Photograph: (Twitter)
Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh is currently holding an emergency meeting after 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel lost their lives in a Maoist attack in Sukma.
Singh enquired about the medical condition of the CRPF personnel injured in Sukma.
"Pray for their speedy recovery and wellbeing," he said.
Strongly condemning the attack on the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in Chhattisgarh's Sukma, President Pranab Mukherjee has offered his condolences to the deceased's families.
Strongly condemn attack on CRPF personnel in Chattisgarh; condolences to families of deceased & prayers for injured #PresidentMukherjee— President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) April 24, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the attack is cowardly and deplorable, adding that the sacrifice of the slain soldiers won't go in vain.
Attack on @crpfindia personnel in Chhattisgarh is cowardly & deplorable. We are monitoring the situation closely.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 24, 2017
The Prime Minister wished for the speedy recovery of the injured jawans.