ASP (Naxal operations) G N Baghel confirmed to DD News that DD News cameraperson Achyuta Nanda Sahu has been martyred in the attack.
Two CRPF jawans have also been martyred in the attack. The two jawans martyred in the attack were Rudra Pratap and Manglu.
The attack was carried out in Aranpur area in Dantewada.
DD News team was in Chhattisgarh for election coverage.
Sahoo is survived by wife and one daughter.
DIG, Bastar range Police P Sounderraj said that additional reinforcements have been sent to the area for search and combing operation.