Lohardaga, Aug 12 (PTI) A police personnel allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with a pistol on Friday in Jharkhand’s Lohardaga district.
Police sources said that the jawan named Ashutosh Kumar was the bodyguard of the public prosecutor of Lohardaga court.
Police said that the blood-soaked body of the jawan was found in the old police line room of Sadar police station area. The jawan was shot in the head and a pistol was found lying near his body.
He said that as soon as the information about the incident was received, the police of Sadar police station reached the spot and started investigation. The deceased jawan was a resident of Agiaon Bazar Police Station, District Bhojpur, Bihar.
He said that the reason behind the jawan’s suicide is yet to be ascertained.
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