Jharkhand Assembly Elections 2019: Maoist Trigger IED Blast on CRPF While Returning From Tamar, Two Jawans Injured
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Ranchi, December 8: Two security personnel were injured in an IED blast on the outskirts of Ranchi on Sunday, Police said. According to the Police, the CRPF personnel were returning early on Sunday morning after conducting polls at Tamar assembly seat when Maoist Guerrillas triggered IED blast in which two security personnel were injured.

The injured have been admitted to a Ranchi hospital for treatment. On Saturday, Maoist Guerrillas had attacked security personnel at Arki of Khuti district. The Maoists escaped after security forces retaliated. Jharkhand Assembly Elections 2019: Firing in Gumla District's Sisai Constituency, Six Injured.

The second phase of polling took place on Saturday on 20 assembly seats of the state. The polling was 64 per cent which is about four per cent lower in comparison to 2014.