2 CRPF officers commit suicide in Anantnag, Srinagar

2 CRPF officers commit suicide in Anantnag, Srinagar

Two officers of the paramilitary CRPF committed suicide in Kashmir today.

Police said that CRPF sub-inspector Fateh Singh hailing fromJaisalmer, Rajasthan, shot himself dead with his service rifle at his Battalionheadquarters in Mattan area. The deceased, according to police, left a suicide note.

"I am afraid I may have Corona," the suicide note read,police said, adding that an FIR has been registered and investigations takenup.

Police said that sample of the CRPF officer has now beentaken for COVID19 test.

In Srinagar city, an assistant sub-inspector of CRPFidentified as Bangali Babu ended his life.

Police said that the ASI of 49th battalion shot himself deadin the wee hours on Tuesday. Babu was a resident of Gawalior. "We areinvestigating," police said.

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