CRPF jawan Shambhu Roy from Tripura martyred in Chhattisgarh’s Naxal attack
22 jawans were killed and 31 sustained injuries in the encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh on Saturday.
Security forces have launched an operation along the Sukma-Bijapur border, where an intense face-off resulted in the deaths of 22 jawans. One soldier is still believed to be missing.
Shambhu Roy, son of Deepak Roy of North Tripura district, was martyred on Saturday’s Maoist attack at Bijapur in Chhattisgarh.
Tripura chief minister Biplab Deb has expressed his condolence at the demise of Shambhu Roy
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet said “The nation salutes the supreme sacrifices of our Bravehearts who were martyred while fighting Maoists in Chhattisgarh. My thoughts are with the families of the valiant personnel. May the injured personnel recover at the earliest. Tripura salutes the immortal courage and sacrifice of the son of its soil, Shri Shambhu Roy ji who got martyred while fighting the Maoists in Chhattisgarh.37 lakh people of Tripura stand fully in support with the family of Shri Shambhu Roy ji in this hour of grief”.