May 16, 2022, 6:24 am
International Desk /
Four members of the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) have been shot dead in Chhattisgarh, India. The incident took place at Sukmar Maraigura police camp in Chhattisgarh on Monday (November 8) morning.
According to the Indian media G News, a jawan suddenly started firing indiscriminately. Zee News, however, reports that three people have been killed. They say several more people were injured in the incident. Their condition is critical. The injured have been taken to hospital.
However, Asia Net News, Hindustan Times and Khabar Online reported four deaths. The ANIO tweeted that four people had been killed.
According to the Hindustan Times, according to preliminary information, four of them were killed and three others were injured when a jawan opened fire on his colleagues with his AK-47 rifle. The accused jawan has been arrested and is being questioned.
Inspector General of Police (Bastar Range) Sundarraj P said the incident took place at around 3.30 am at the camp of the 50th Battalion of the CRPF at Lingampalli village in the district, about 400 km from the state capital Raipur.
According to Khabar Online, such incidents in CRPF camps are nothing new. In many cases, the accused jawans are known to be mentally disturbed. From there he caused such incidents. Police believe that there may be some reasons behind the incident on Monday morning.