Maoist mine kills 2 cops

Two policemen of the Armed Police Force died on the spot in a Maoist-planted landmine explosion at Kusma, the headquarters of Parbat district, on Saturday. The incident occured at 1:15 in the afternoon when the duo was inspecting the landmine.


The deceased have been identified as head constable Jhapendra Timilsina (Palpa) and Cook Ganesh Bhujel (Gorkha). The site is about 40 meters away from APF's Chandika Battalion. The bodies have been brought to Pokhara for postmortem.

Von: 17 September 2005,

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