Doordarshan cameraman who was in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar region to cover development project in the Maoist heartland and two security personnel were killed in an attack on Tuesday morning, reports Hindustan Times.
The Doordarshan cameraman was identified by the police as Achundanand. The two policemen are Sub inspector Rudra Pratap and assistant sub inspector Manglu and Achundanand.
The attack took place in Dantewada at about 11.45 pm.
Chhattisgarh’s special director general of police (naxal operations) DM Awasthi confirmed the deaths.
He said that a team of Doordarshan journalists had come from Delhi to cover some development projects in Dantewada.