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CRPF Jawan Kills Self With Service Rifle In Sambalpur

04 June 2019


Sambalpur: In a shocking incident, a CRPF jawan allegedly committed suicide by firing at his head using his own service rifle inside Jujumara CRPF camp on Tuesday afternoon.

The CRPF personnel identified as Buta Singh of Punjab was found in a critical condition and was rushed to Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) for treatment. But, doctors declared him dead.

As per reports, the incident took place at around 3 pm today. “It is being suspected that he took the extreme step due to personal problems. However, this can be ascertained only after completion of the probe,” Sambalpur SP Sanjeev Arora said.