New Delhi: Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed on Wednesday after a colleague allegedly fired at them after an altercation at their camp in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur.

The constable who shot at his colleagues has been identified as Ajit Kumar. As per a PTI report, the fratricide incident happened at around 10 PM.

Reportedly, Kumar shot three of his colleagues from his service rifle at the 187th battalion camp of the force in Udhampur.

The officials said while three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men were killed in the firing, Kumar also shot himself and is critical in a hospital.

The incident is said to be triggered after the jawans had an altercation, they said.

Senior CRPF and police officials have rushed to the spot, they added.

(With PTI inputs)