The explosion took place near Gorna village under the Bijapur police station area when a DRG team was out on an anti -Naxal operation.
The blast took place around 6 am near a camp of 195th battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force at Pushpal.
The banned CPI (Maoist) had planted as many as 56 IEDs along the route in the Naxal-affected Samri, with an intent to ambush the troopers who were expected to cover the area during their patrol.
Ajit Kumar Sahoo succumbed to his injuries after in an encounter with militants in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on June 17.
Ajit Kumar Sahoo had sustained injuries in an IED blast carried out by militants on June 17, he succumbed to his injuries on June 18.
The Army Casper of 44 Rashtriya Rifles was targeted by the IED explosion near Eidgah Arihal on the Arihal-Lassipora road in the south Kashmir's district, a police official said.
Constable Sunil Kalita, who was injured on May 28 in Jharkhand, was airlifted to Delhi and brought to the AIIMS on June 4 as he required enhanced medical care.
The blast took place around 5 am when a joint team of the CRPF's special jungle warfare unit, CoBRA, and the state police was carrying out an operation in the forests of Kuchai area.
Meanwhile, security forces have eliminated two terrorists in a counter-terrorism operation in Gopalpur area of Kulgam district of the state.
In a handwritten poster left at the spot, the CPI (Maoist) South Bastar Division operating in Chhattisgarh and its bordering areas including Malkangiri claimed responsibility for the explosion.
The explosives planted close to the check post in Sheva tehsil of North Aaziristan District bordering Afghanistan, went off when the levies personnel reported for duty, eyewitnesses said.
Indo-Tibetan Border Police constable Maan Singh suffered minor injuries from the splinters of the IED that took place at the Koracha-Manpur axis of the Rajnandgaon district.
The opposition BJP calling the Maoist attack, just couple of days ahead of the polling in Bastar Lok Sabha seat, as a political conspiracy and has demanded a CBI investigation into it.
The blast took place in Gatta-Ettapalli area of the district in the evening where the troops of the 191st battalion were on patrol.
An improvised explosive device was planted by suspected militants in foot-track along the LoC to target Army soldiers patrolling the borderline in Laam belt of Nowshera sector of Rajouri district.