Srinagar : ioktimes : A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel shot himself dead after injuring two of his colleagues at Pantha Chowk in Srinagar on Saturday night time.
A CRPF officer mentioned that two CRPF men of 29 BN entered into a hot Argument over some “Promotion issues” at their camp in Pantha Chowk.
“He said the incident took place at around 10 pm. Two CRPF Personnel first had a hot argument after which one of them opened fire from his service riffle injuring two of his colleagues, together with the one with whom he had the argument,” the officer, wishing not to be named told ioktimes.
He mentioned in the incident, two CRPF Personnel sustained bullet injuries” one in his hand and an other in his leg. “The CRPF man who opened fir later shot himself dead. He has been identified as Mukesh Bhawuk and the one with whom he had the argument was identified as Constable Ranjit Kumar Tiwari,” the officer mentioned.
Confirming the incident, Inspector General of CRPF (Srinagar sector) Ravideep Singh Sahi confirmed the incident.
The IG CRPF stated that he has ordered a departmental inquiry to find out the intent that resulted in the incident. “All angles will be investigated,” he said. Asked whether the 2 injured CRPF men were stable, he mentioned: “both received non-fatal injuries and are out of danger.”