New Delhi, Apr 4 (efe-epa)- India on Monday paid homage to the 22 members of security forces who were killed on Saturday in an attack by Maoist insurgents in the eastern state of Chhattisgarh, in one of the worst incidents of this kind in recent years.

Home Minister Amit Shah paid homage to the deceased personnel on behalf of the government at a ceremony in Jagdalpur, situated in the Bastar region, which has been synonymous with the Maoist insurgency for decades. EFE-EPA