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Kudiyam, a resident of Toynar village, had fallen ill at her ashram school in nearby Matwada village and was admitted in Bijapur district hospital on August 22, Dr Pujari told PTI.
The force was deployed to carry out anti-Naxal operations in West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand whereas for internal security-related duty in Uttar Pradesh.
Kawasi Lakhma further said that a Congress delegation will visit the encounter site for investigation in the coming days.
In Chhattisgarh, the organisational structure of Maoists is quite unusual as women constitute over 40 per cent of its strength, jungle warfare experts say.
The state has been striving hard to change the image of strife-torn region as the rising Bastar reflecting progress and the peace gradually returning.
It took over 15 hours for the security forces making their way across the difficult forested terrain and the rivulets to bring out the bodies safely to the district headquarter of Dantewada.
They were members of Maoist front organisations like the Dandakarnya Adivasi Kisan Mazdoor Sangthan, jan militia and Chetna Natya Manch.
The clippings show Naxalites demonstrating to their young members, sharing tips and guidance on swift actions needed while carrying the wounded cadres or those killed in an encounter.
Modi said CM Raman Singh had implemented former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's vision of development and progress by focussing on stability, giving priority to law and order.
The regional connectivity scheme UDAN, links Bastar, 20 km from Jagdalpur, aerially with Chhattisgarh's capital, which is well connected to different cities in the country.
Around 10 states of India are affected by Naxals activities in varying degrees, out of which Chhattisgarh is one of the worst Naxals hit areas.
Official data accessed by the Express revealed Naxal violence claimed the lives of 81 civilians till April 30 this year.
Thirteen minors were among the sixty Maoists who have surrendered before the Chhattisgarh police at restive Narayanpur district in the conflict zone of Bastar.
The outlawed CPI (Maoist) makes a tidy sum by hiring out its cadre as contract killers who target individuals in exchange of money in the conflict zone of Bastar, south Chhattisgarh.
Indravati river water flow being 'obstructed' in Odisha, Chhattisgarh seeks installation of gauging devices
Chhattisgarh water dept secretary found that attempts were made by local farmers of Odisha to obstruct the opening of the control structure to change the direction of flow of water to Chhattisgarh.