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KULGAM — Two government forces personnel were killed in a fratricidal incident in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

Police sources said that at SSB camp in Kulgam near court complex, the sentry fired upon one officer of the camp and then shot himself with his service rifle too, resulting in the deaths of both.

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Sources said that there was some argument between ASI and the sentry. The sentry unexpectedly shot dead the officer and then killed himself too.

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Police have rushed to spot to assess the situation.

Divulging information about the incident, an SSB official said that there had been scuffle between Assistant Sub Inspector Sandeep Kumar, belt number 13050920 and Constable Hemant Sharma, Belt number 100641097 at main gate of PC Kulgam.

“Both are from SSB 49 G-Company. Constable Hemant lost his cool and fired from his Insas rifle on the said ASI, killing him on the spot and in the meantime, Hemant fired on himself. Both died on the spot.”

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