New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Sub Inspector allegedly shot dead his senior before killing himself in the Lodhi Estate area of the national capital. According to news agency PTI report, the incident took place around 10:30 PM on Friday at 61, Lodhi Estate, a bungalow allotted to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). Also Read - Jammu And Kashmir: CRPF Jawan Injured in IED Blast in Pulwama

Officials said an argument took place between Sub Inspector Karnail Singh (55) and his senior Inspector Dashrath Singh (56). The SI allegedly killed the Inspector with his service weapon and later shot himself dead, they said. Also Read - Jammu & Kashmir: CRPF Jawan, 5-Year-Old Child Killed in Terrorist Attack in Anantnag

The SI hailed from Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir, while the Inspector was from Rohtak in Haryana. Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir: CRPF Personnel Commits Suicide by Shooting Self With Service Rifle

Senior officials of the paramilitary force and local police reached the spot soon after.

An investigation into the matter has been launched.