DGP visits landmine blast site 

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 13 May 2017 09:27:58


District Correspondent,

Gadchiroli,

May 12,

Director General of Police Satish Mathur paid a visit to the district and inspected the site of landmine blast near village Karampalli in Bhamragad taluka in which an anti landmine vehicle of the district police was blown away by Naxalites killing one police jawan.

Mathur sought detailed information of the incident an also took a detailed review of anti-Naxal operations in the district. He guided the police officers on further corrective steps to be taken and anti-Naxal strategies.

He also visited the family members of police jawan Suresh Telami who was killed in the blast of May 3 and consoled them.He listened to the problems of the family and handed over to them a financial assistance of Rs 3 lakh.

He also visited Bhamragad Police Station. Sandeep Karnik, DIG of SRP, Dr Abhinav Deshmukh, DSP, Dr Maheshwar Reddi, Addl SP, and A Raja, Addl SP, Aheri, were present.