New Delhi: At least six personnel of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) were killed, and two more were injured on Wednesday at the Kadenar camp in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh after a dispute led to firing amongst themselves.
The incident took place at the ITBP’s 45th battalion in Narayanpur, nearly 350 km from Raipur.
Speaking to news agency PTI, Inspector General of Police (Bastar range) Sundarraj P said that one jawan opened fire at his colleagues with his service weapon. He was later gunned down, the inspector said, adding that Narayanpur Superintendent of Police Mohit Garg rushed to the spot as soon as he received information.
The injured personnel have been shifted to a nearby hospital. An investigation is underway.
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