The Hush Post, Ludhiana: A constable of the Ludhiana Police posted at Division number 2 police station died under mysterious circumstances after being hit by a bullet. Preliminary reports indicate that the constable died as his weapon went off accidentally.
The deceased policeman has been identified as Gurcharan Singh. He was posted as night munshi at the Division number 2 police station. He was found dead in the morning on Monday.
ACP Waryam Singh said that he came to know about Gurcharan Singh’s death at about 7.45 am on Monday. Police Department has informed the family of the deceased policeman.
ACP Waryam Singh said that after the Pathankot attack, all the policemen have been directed to keep loaded weapons with them to deal with any eventuality. The forensic team reached the spot to investigate the matter. The family members of the deceased policeman were yet to arrive.