Despite being busy with IPL preparations, when these cricketers came to know about this big incident, they expressed their hope for retaliation by expressing grief.
Virat, Raina expressed grief over martyrdom of 22 soldiers
Indian cricket is also inconsolable about what happened in Sukma-Bijapur in Chhattisgarh. From Virat Kohli to Suresh Raina, all the cricketers are saddened by the martyrdom of 22 soldiers in the Naxalite attack. Despite being busy with IPL preparations, when these cricketers came to know about this big incident, they expressed their condolences and expressed condolences. Not only this, these Indian cricketers have also hoped to give a befitting reply from the soldiers to the Naxalites.
We will tell what the Indian team captain Virat Kohli and former cricketer Suresh Raina said on the martyrdom of the soldiers, but before that, know the background of this whole incident i.e. its story. The news of the presence of Naxalites was found in the forests of Bijapur on Friday night. As soon as the information was received, a joint team of CRPF’s Cobra Battalion, DRG and STF was dispatched the same night for the anti-Naxal operation. About 2000 soldiers were involved in this mission.
– ANI (@ANI) April 4, 2021
22 jawans martyred, 30 injured in naxalite attack
Deputy Inspector General of Police OP Pal of Chhattisgarh’s anti-Naxal operation said that at around 12 noon on Saturday afternoon, there was an encounter with the Naxalites of security forces near Jonaguda village on the border of Bijapur-Sukma district. This encounter lasted for more than 3 hours. According to information received till Sunday, 22 CRPF personnel were martyred in the encounter. While 30 are injured.
Virat and Raina expressed grief on the incident
Virat and Raina are hurt by this incident that took place in the forests of Sukma-Bijapur in Chhattisgarh. Virat Kohli has expressed grief over the martyrdom of 22 soldiers by tweeting and expressed condolences with his family. So at the same time, Suresh Raina, while describing him as a real patriot, has expected that the perpetrators behind this whole incident will not be spared.
Absolutely tragic to hear about the loss of lives of our brave jawans. My condolences to the bereaved families. 🙏
– Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) April 4, 2021
Distressed to see the killing of at least 22 of our jawans by naxals in Chhattisgarh. Any life lost hurts, but for any nation, the life of its jawan is priceless. They are the real desh-bhakts. Hope the real culprits are brought to justice.
Jai Hind 🇮🇳
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) April 4, 2021
IPL 2021 Planning
For IPL 2021, Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina have joined the camp of their respective teams and are preparing for the preparations. RCB captain Virat Kohli is scheduled to play the first match of the IPL 2021 opener against Mumbai Indians on 9 April. So at the same time Suresh Raina of CSK will be seen playing the first match against Delhi Capitals on 10 April.
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