The gunfight took place last night in Kistaram police station area when a team of CRPF's 212th battalion was out on a search-cum-area domination operation, Deputy Inspector General of Police (South Bastar Range) Sundarraj P told PTI.
"Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) Anil Kumar Maurya was killed in the incident," he said.
The deceased was a native of Madhya Pradesh.
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