Two Forces personnel have been killed in a case of fratricide in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district late Monday night. Police mentioned that, a Sentry posted at SSB camp in Kulgam fired upon one officer of the camp after which shot himself together with his service rifle too, ensuing within the deaths of each. ALSO READ | Delhi Covid-19 Cases Breach 1 Lakh-Mark, Recovery Rate Stands At 71%; Mahrashtra Tally Over 2 LakhSources mentioned the there was some argument between ASI and the sentry. The sentry unexpectedly shot useless the officer after which killed self too.
There had been scuffle between ASI Sandeep Kumar and Constable Hemant Sharma at principal gate of PC Kulgam. Hemant misplaced cool fired by his issued Insas rifle on mentioned ASI killing him on the spot and for the time being mentioned Hemant fired on self. Both have been useless on the spot.
Police have rushed to identify to evaluate the scenario. However the precise cause why the killing occurred isn’t know.
Meanwhile, a whole of 246 extra individuals examined optimistic for coronavirus in J&Okay on Monday, taking the Union Territory’s whole variety of Covid-19 sufferers to eight,675.
A press release issued by the Information and Public Relations Department mentioned that the brand new circumstances comprised 36 within the Jammu division and 210 within the Kashmir division. Six individuals contaminated with coronavirus succumbed in several hospitals of Kashmir on Monday, taking the UT’s toll to 138.
As 5318 individuals have recovered fully, J&K’s lively circumstances now whole 3,219, out of which 490 are within the Jammu division and and a couple of,729 are within the Kashmir division.