A team of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers was out on special operations in a village in the district when the encounter with maoists took place late Thursday night.
In the encounter, one soldier sustained a bullet injury.
He was evacuated by chopper on early Friday Morning and his condition is reportedly stable.
More updates are awaited.
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