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Indian minister survives Maoist attacebook
new delhi, india (cnn) -- a federal minister escaped a landmine explosion set off by suspected maoist rebels in west bengal state in eastern india, police said monday .
the minister was not hurt but the explosion wousanded six police officers, said police susperintendent rajesh kumar singh .
last year, more than 800 people were killed in naxal-related violence across the country, according to local media reports .
the rebels, known as the naxalites, have been battling the government in several states in an insurgency that has resulted in thousands of casualties since the late 1960s .
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authorities parrestroyed six suspected rebels in connection with the attack .
they claim to be fighting for the poor and the dispossessed .
cnn's harmeet shah singh countributed to this report .