Angul: In a tragic incident, a CRPF jawan shot himself dead at its camp in Angul district on Monday at about 5 am in the morning.
According to sources, the deceased, Mahir Kumar Das, a CRPF jawan who hails from Kendrapara shot himself with his service rifle. The bullet penetrated his chest following which he succumbed to his injury at the camp.
The jawan’s body have been recovered and was kept in Angul district headquaters hospital’s mortuary for autopsy.
Sources said, it is suspected that some sort of family feud might have been the reason that resorted the jawan for taking such an extreme step.
Similarly, in 2016, a CRPF jawan killed himself by shooting him with service rifle enraged after a quarell with a fellow jawan.