PM condemns Maoist attack on Jharkhand MP
Singh expressed his deepest condolences to families of eight persons, including six policemen, who were killed when Maoists attacked Namdhari`s convoy in Latehar district.
"Prime Minister condemns attack on Inder Singh Namdhari in Jharkhand. He expresses relief that Namdhari escaped and is safe," a PMO spokesman said.
The Maoists triggered an improvised explosive device (IED) blast and then opened fire on the security vehicle which was following Namdhari`s car at Ladu More in the district.
Six policemen, including assistant sub-inspector Bhim Tudu, and two civilians were killed in the attack.