Two Border Security Force personnel were killed in a blast triggered allegedly by Maoists on Monday evening in Kanker district of Chhattisgahr’s Bastar division, one amongst them is Santosh Laxman Gurav (27). Santosh Gurav is a resident of Halga, Khanapur and is survived by his father and three sisters.
The constables were reportedly on a motorbike when the improvised explosive device went off.
Around 5 pm, two BSF constables succumbed to injuries after an IED blast near Tadbauli village, about seven kilometers from Marbeds camp.
Last rites would be performed on Wednesday.