Three CRPF jawans killed by fellow jawan in J&K

The Hush Post| 10:20 am| 1-min-read

Three CRPF personnel were killed on Wednesday after a colleague allegedly fired at them after a fight at their camp in Jammu and Kashmir.

The alleged fratricide incident happened at around 10 pm. Constable Ajit Kumar shot three of his colleagues from his service rifle at the 187th battalion camp of the force in Udhampur, police said.

Police officials confirmed that three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men were killed in the firing.

The accused later shot himself and is critical in hospital. He hails from Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur.

The dead soldiers have been identified as head constables Pokarmal R of Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan, Yogendra Sharma of Delhi and Umed Singh of Rewari in Haryana.

The incident happened after the jawans had a quarrel, officials said.

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