Karnataka paramilitary constable dies after gun goes off: Police

08:28 AM May 20, 2024 | PTI |

A 37-year-old CISF personnel hailing from neighbouring Karnataka died after the firearm he was carrying went off, police said on Sunday.


A probe has been initiated to ascertain whether the deceased Ravi Kiran shot himself or if the weapon went off by accident when he was traveling in a bus to Karnataka on Saturday.

“Ravi Kiran hails from Karnataka and was going to his hometown Bengaluru from Kalpakkam when the incident occurred on Saturday,” a senior police officer told PTI.

“Only after the report we receive on the condition of the weapon, will we be able to ascertain the cause of death,” the officer said.


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