GRP Head Constable Shoots Himself Dead In Prayagraj

GRP Head Constable Shoots Himself Dead In Prayagraj

Prayagraj, Sep 20 (TNA) In a shocking incident, a head constable of the Government Railway Police (GRP) shot himself dead in the police lines in Prayagraj on Monday. He was posted in Kanpur and had come to Prayagraj on an escort duty. He shot himself in the temple with his official gun in the toilet.

On the sound of the gun shot, police men rushed to the toilet only to find the 35-year-old Chintamani profusely bleeding and wreathing in pain. He was rushed to a nearby medical facility but could not be saved.

An official informed that he had returned from an escort duty on board the Ajmer-Sealdah Express. The deceased was a resident of ​​Prayagraj and had been with the force since 2005.

On receiving the information, other officers including SP GRP SS Meena, CO GRP also reached the spot. The body has been sent to SRN Hospital for post-mortem.

The head constable's family members have reached the hospital. GRP officials say they were shocked at the incident and that a probe has bene ordered into the reasons that lead to him taking this extreme step.

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