CRPF Jawan dies of gun shot

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Feb 2: A Jawan of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) today died due to mysterious gun shots inside officers mess here at Channi Himmat.
According to police spokesman, a Jawan identified as Constable Shiv Kumar, 34, (76 Battalion), son of Kishnu Ram, resident of District Vilaspur, posted at Officers Mess, Channi Himmat this morning suffered a fatal injury due to gun shots from his service rifle. He said that the matter is being investigated and inquest proceedings under section 174 of CrPC have been initiated by Channi Himmat police.
“The deceased Jawan has sustained bullet injuries in his neck and head. It is being investigated whether it was a suicide or an accidental fire but prima facie it appears to be suicide,” the spokesman added.