Maoist cadres attack police post

DADELDHURA: Maoist cadres attacked the police station of Sirkot VDC 1, Baitadi on Friday.

According to Nawaraj Bhatta, DSP of Baitadi District Police Office, four policemen have been injured in the incident. The injured are station in-charge Ram Singh Dhami, Sher Bahadur Karki, Indra Dev Bhatta and Padam Singh Samanta.

He added that official papers and the signboard of the station were damaged during the attack.

Earlier, the Maoists had an argument with the police personnel following an incident when a passenger bus hit a four year old girl, Kalpana Wod, a local resident of Sirkot.