The attack in the pre-dawn hours of Thursday morning appeared to have caught by surprise the 79 officers guarding the remote post in the state of Chattisgarh, nearly 1,500 kilometers (930 miles) southeast of New Delhi, police officer N. K. Swarnkar told The Associated Press in a telephone interview.
Another 12 officers were wounded in the attack, Swarnkar said.
Experts believe that the rate of the Russian ruble may collapse again just like it happened during the crisis in 2014. In turn, Russian companies may deal with the shortage of currency to pay their debts
Austria does not intend to expel Russian diplomats because of the spy scandal