Some tribals raised objections against the project, claiming the region is revered by them as the place worship of their local deity.
Most of the injuries had resulted due to shots from modern weapons or barrels from which a projectile is propelled through rapid burning of gunpowder.
The Maoists have, however, not raised any formal demands for the release of the commando.
Twenty-two jawans were killed in the Maoist ambush in the inhospitable terrain of an edgy district of Bijapur, south Chhattisgarh, on Saturday.
The crashed advanced drone or UAV belonged to the Defence Research and Development Organisation and been reportedly procured from abroad.
Despite Maoist threat, road network of 500 km has come up in Bastar since 2018 thanks to the efforts taken by the state government and security forces.
The slain Maoists have been identified as Madvi Hadma, deputy commander, and Aayta Etepal, a Jan militia commander, carrying the reward of Rs 3 and Rs one lakh respectively on their heads.
The ongoing campaign during the three phases respectively traced 64646, 30076 and 14828 people found to be suffering from malaria and were promptly treated.
The models, mostly from the local community, were adorned with the indigenous-traditional textiles and unique traditional fabric of Bastar.
Rajat Bansal roped down a cliff to show that mountaineering, rock climbing, backpacking, trekking can be offered to the tourists who come to Bastar.
So far 288 Maoist cadres have surrendered ever since 'Lon Varratu' was initiated in early July last year.
Abhishek Pallava (Dantewada SP), Kanhaiya Lal Dhruv (Sukma SP) and Kamal Lochan Kashyap (Bijapur SP) are the officers bestowed with the award of CRPF DG's Commendation Disc & Certificate.
The village is located in Darbha block, which had drawn nationwide attention after the Red rebels eliminated several top leaders of the state Congress in an attack in 2013.
Rajat Bansal relished the tribal cuisine, performed on their traditional musical instruments, engaged in local sports, participated in awareness rally and interacted with them.
As many as 15 new security camps have been proposed during the ongoing financial year in Sukma, Dantewada, Narayanpur, and Bijapur.