Security personnel find three landmines

Koraput: Security personnel on Sunday found three landmines and as many claymore mines during anti-Naxalite combing operation in Narayanpatna here.

The elite Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel stumbled upon the explosive in the Maoist prone Pachingi area, DSP, Laxmipur, Y Jagannath Rao said.

"The Maoists had planted the explosives targeting the security personnel engaged in combing operation. No injury or casualty has been reported. The explosives were kept in steel containers," Rao said.