In Jammu, CRPF man commits suicide after killing wife

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JAMMU — A CRPF official posted in Jammu region killed his wife, himself and left his sister-in-law seriously wounded after he entered into a verbal dual with his family early this morning, officials said on Sunday.

A CRPF official identified as CT/GD Madan Singh Chib, who was attached with Sector Headquarters, entered into an argument with his wife and sister-in-law over some issue after which he fired at his wife and sister-in law and later shot himself dead as well.

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“His wife died on the spot while his sister-in-law sustained injuries and was hospitalized,” a CRPF official, posted with Sector Headquarters’ Jammu, said.

He said that in the incident, the CRPF man (Chib) and his wife died on the spot and his sister-in-law sustained injuries who has been shifted to hospital for treatment and is serious.

“Eight-year-old daughter of the CRPF man was also present on the occasion, but she is safe,” the CRPF official said.

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He said that an inquiry has been ordered to find out actual reason that prompted the CRPF man to open fire at his family members and himself.

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