Ahead of crucial first phase poll in Bastar of Chhattisgarh, the naxals have struck yet again.
It is known so far that at least four of the CRPF have been martyred in the attack.
The CRPF personnel were out as part of a road opening party in restive Bijapur district.
It is also said that two of the jawans have sustained injuries too.
In all likelihood, the injured will be brought to Raipur for better medical treatment.
It is said that the CRPF personnel belongs to 168 battalion.
The attack has come about on Avapalli-Murdonda route.
The incident has also been confirmed by DIG P Sunderraj.>